Mr. Yih has been a director of the Company since 2007. Mr. Yih has been Chief Operating Officer of Starwood Capital Group since 2007 and previously...
Mr. Yih has been a director of the Company since 2007. Mr. Yih has been Chief Operating Officer of Starwood Capital Group since 2007 and previously was Chief Operating Officer and a Portfolio Principal of GTCR Golder Rauner, LLC from 2000 to 2007. Mr. Yih was also a member of the Board of Directors of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. from 1995 to 2007.
Prior to joining Starwood Capital in 2007, Mr. Yih was Chief Operating Officer and a portfolio Principal of buyout fund GTCR Golder Rauner. Before that, Mr. Yih spent five years as a partner at Zell Chilmark, a buyout fund investing in financially distressed companies. Mr. Yih had direct operating experience as acting Chief Financial Officer at Welbilt Corp., a portfolio company of Kohlberg & Co., where he had been an Associate. Mr. Yih began his career at Kirkland & Ellis, representing equity investors in leveraged buyout transactions and venture capital investments.
Mr. Yih earned a J.D. and MBA from the University of Chicago. He graduated with a B.S. degree in mechanical engineering with distinction from Stanford University. He serves on the Boards of Directors of Ann Inc., BR Guest Hospitality and Mammoth Mountain