Mr. Daniel D'Aniello is a Co-Founder and serves as Chairman (Emeritus) and a member of the Executive Committee and Board of Directors at The Carlyle Group. Prior to forming Carlyle in 1987, Mr. D'Aniello was Vice President for Finance and Development at Marriott Corporation ("Marriott") where he was responsible for the valuation of all major mergers, acquisition, divestitures, debt and equity offerings, and project financings. Before joining Marriott, Mr. D'Aniello was a financial officer at PepsiCo, Inc. and Trans World Airlines. He is a 1968 magna cum laude graduate of Syracuse University, where he was a member of Beta Gamma Sigma, and a 1974 graduate of the Harvard Business School, where he was a Teagle Foundation Fellow. Mr. D'Aniello is a member of The Council for the United States and Italy; the Lumen Institute; the U.S.-- China CEO and Former Senior Officials' Dialogue of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce; the Board of Directors of AlpInvest, N.V.; the Board of Trustees of the American Enterprise Institute for Public Research; the Board of Trustees of Syracuse University, the Chancellor's Council, and the Corporate Advisory Council to the Martin J. Whitman School of Management. He also served as the Chairman of The IT Group. He is also an Angel Investor.