Gregory W. Cappelli
CEO, Apollo Education Group
Chairman, Apollo Global, Inc.
Gregory W. Cappelli

Gregory W. Cappelli

CEO, Apollo Education Group
Chairman, Apollo Global, Inc.

Gregory W. Cappelli was named chairman of Apollo Global upon its formation in the fall of 2007. Mr. Cappelli also serves as chief executive officer of Apollo Education Group, Inc. where he is a member of the Board of Directors.

Before joining Apollo Education Group, Inc., Mr. Cappelli spent 10 years as a research analyst for Credit Suisse, where he most recently served as managing director/senior research analyst and founded the Credit Suisse global services team.

Before joining Credit Suisse, Mr. Cappelli was a vice president and senior research analyst at ABN AMRO. He holds his B.A. in Economics from Indiana University and has completed his M.B.A. from the Brennan School of Business at Dominican University.


Mehul Patel
President, Apollo Global, Inc.
Mehul Patel

Mehul Patel

President, Apollo Global, Inc.

As President of Apollo Global, Mr. Patel provides executive leadership across the education network and is also responsible for expansion into new markets.   Prior to assuming the role of President, Mr. Patel served as Apollo Global’s Chief Operating Officer where he played a major role in expanding the network into the Asia-Pacific and Africa markets.  

Mr. Patel joined Apollo Global from Kaplan, Inc., where he was President of the Kaplan Professional Publishing and Kaplan Professional Schools divisions. Prior to joining Kaplan, Mr. Patel served in various leadership positions with Thomson Learning (now Cengage Learning).

Mr. Patel began his career with the Leo Burnett Company, one of the world's largest marketing and advertising firms. During his tenure with the agency, Mr. Patel worked with blue-chip clients such as Kellogg and Hallmark to develop and implement award-winning marketing strategies and advertising campaigns.

Mr. Patel received his Bachelor of Science in Advertising from the University of Illinois. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of No Barriers.


Folline Cullen
Chief Financial Officer
Apollo Global, Inc.
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Folline Cullen

Chief Financial Officer, Apollo Global, Inc.

As Chief Financial Officer, Folline is responsible for directing the fiscal functions of Apollo Global.  In this role, she oversees the financial operations of the company including the development of financial and operational strategy, treasury and tax management, and the ongoing development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve company assets and report accurate financial results.

Mrs. Cullen joined Apollo Global from Educate Online, Inc., an online competency-based educational service provider, where she was the CFO. Prior to joining Educate Online, Mrs. Cullen was the CFO of Wall Street International.  She began her career in public accounting with Deloitte & Touche, New York, as a Certified Public Accountant.

Mrs. Cullen holds a Bachelor’s degree in business/accounting from the University of Southern California.


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Chief Information Officer, Apollo Global, Inc.
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Scott McMath

Chief Information Officer, Apollo Global, Inc.

As Chief Information Officer for Apollo Global, Mr. McMath ensures that the company continues to advance the educational landscape globally through the effective planning, identification, and implementation of enabling technologies and information solutions across the global network.

Mr. McMath has 28 year's experience in product and software development, project outsourcing, operations, business and process re-engineering, and services design and delivery. Prior to joining Apollo Global, Mr. McMath was a Strategy Consultant for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt where he was responsible for driving the consolidation of 10 content delivery platforms. Prior to his years with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, he served as General Partner and Chief Information Officer for DCP Group, a Management and Software Consulting firm where he was responsible for the development and delivery of all client software and content solutions.

Mr. McMath has also had career experience as Senior Vice President of Product Development & Technology for Thomson NETg where his responsibilities included directing the development of over 5,000 Thomson learning products, 13 operating platforms, and various tools in 13 languages. Other career posts have been dedicated in roles such as Director of Services and Product Development for Gateway and Director of Professional and Implementation Services for Gartner Group and Harcourt. Mr. McMath began his career as a program manager for Boeing Computer Services and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Interdisciplinary Engineering & Management from Clarkson University.