Chairman and CEO
Perry Steiner serves as Chairman and CEO of Credit Plus | UniversalCIS. His career has spanned private equity, executive management and various entrepreneurial ventures.
Perry has been on the board of directors of over 20 companies, serving as Chairman for seven. Previously Perry spent 15 years as a Managing Partner of Arlington Capital Partners, a private equity firm with $4 billion of capital under management and top decile industry returns.
Before joining Arlington Capital, Perry was President of Digital River, a firm that he joined and invested in at an enterprise value of $30 million. Under his leadership, Digital River became a public company, consolidated the industry with the acquisition of eight competitors, and ultimately sold for $850 million. Perry began his career as a financial analyst with Goldman Sachs, later working with Wasserstein Perella Ventures, and getting his start in private equity with TCW Capital.
He holds a BA from the University of Michigan, and an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.