Executive Vice President, Strategy and New Business Development

Debra is Executive Vice President, Strategy and New Business Development at MacAndrews & Forbes Incorporated, a company that acquires and manages a diversified portfolio of public and private companies. Ms. Perelman is focused on new technology investment opportunities, strategy and portfolio management. She joined MacAndrews & Forbes in 2004 as Vice President. Prior to joining MacAndrews & Forbes, Ms. Perelman held various positions in corporate finance and brand marketing at Revlon. Ms. Perelman serves as a founding board member and Vice Chairman at the Child Mind Institute, an Advisory Board member for the Social Enterprise Program at Columbia Business School, a trustee of the NYU Langone Medical Center and as a trustee of the Children’s Museum of the Arts. Ms. Perelman holds a BA cum laude from Princeton University and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.