Dr. Mark H. Rachesky is an Independent Director at Titan International, Inc., a Lead Independent Director at Navistar International Corp., a Non-Executive Chairman at Lions Gate Entertainment Corp., a Non-Executive Chairman at Telesat Canada Ltd., a Non-Executive Chairman at Telesat Holdings, Inc., a Non-Executive Chairman at Loral Space & Communications, Inc., an Independent Director at Emisphere Technologies, Inc., a Founder and Chief Investment Officer at MHR Fund Management LLC /Private Equity/, a President & Chief Investment Officer at MHR Fund Management LLC, a Manager at MHRC I LLC, a Managing Member at MHR Institutional Advisors III LLC, a Managing Member at MHRC II LLC and a Managing Member at MHRC LLC.
He is on the Board of Directors at Titan International, Inc., Navistar International Corp., Space Systems/Loral LLC, Emisphere Technologies, Inc. and Mount Sinai Children’s Center Foundation.
Prior to founding MHR in 1996, Mr. Rachesky was the sole Managing Director of Icahn Holdings Corporation and acted as Carl C. Icahn’s chief investment advisor. Prior to his employment with Icahn Holdings, his was an investment advisor for three years for an affiliate of the Robert M. Bass Group.
He holds an M.B.A. from Stanford University School of Business, an M.D. from Stanford University School of Medicine, and a B.S. in Molecular Aspects of Cancer from the University of Pennsylvania.