Itai Wallach has been a Director of Cengage Group since May 2023. Mr. Wallach is a Partner in the Private Equity group of Apollo Global Management Inc., which he joined in 2012. Mr. Wallach focuses on investments in a range of industries, including education, restaurants, travel & transportation, metals & mining and real estate services. Mr. Wallach currently serves on the Board of Directors for American Express Global Business Travel and Arconic Corporation. He previously served on the Board of Directors of McGraw Hill, Qdoba Restaurants, Smart & Final, Smart Foodservice, The Fresh Market and Jacuzzi Brands.
Mr. Wallach graduated with distinction as an Ivey scholar from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelor of Arts in Honors Business Administration.