Partner in Leon Black's private equity outfit, Apollo Global Management. U. of Pennsylvania grad attended Harvard Business School. Stint in M&A at now defunct junk bond purveyor Drexel Burnham Lambert. Created Apollo with Black 1990. Firm's first 2 funds returned 37% a year. Serves on Corporate Affairs Committee at Council of Foreign Relations, WhartonMs Undergraduate Executive Board.
Harris is also the owner of the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers and has an ownership stake in the NHL’s New Jersey Devils.