Stefan M. Selig
Stefan M. Selig has served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors for Rotor Acquisition Corp. since its formation. Mr. Selig is an accomplished banker and senior executive who has served in prominent leadership roles in both the private and public sectors. Stefan M. Selig has served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Rotor Acquisition Corp. since its formation. During his nearly 30-year Wall Street career, Mr. Selig built a reputation as a trusted counselor to his clients, and he is recognized for his experience and judgment in providing strategic and financial advice to leading companies and investors. In 2017, Mr. Selig founded, and has since served as Managing Partner of, BridgePark Advisors LLC to provide personalized strategic advice on a broad range of critical business and financial issues and transaction execution to a select group of CEOs, boards of directors, and institutional and high net worth investors. Mr. Selig served as President Obama’s Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade at the U.S. Department of Commerce from 2014 to 2016. As one of the nation’s most senior commercial diplomats, Mr. Selig headed the International Trade Administration, a bureau of 2,200 trade and investment professionals in over 75 countries. Mr. Selig also served as the Executive Director of the Travel and Tourism Advisory Board, sat on the Board of Directors of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. government’s development finance institution, was a Commissioner for the Congressional Executive Commission on China, and was the Executive Director of the President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa. Before joining the Obama Administration, Mr. Selig was at Bank of America Merrill Lynch from 1999 to 2014, most recently as the Executive Vice Chairman of Global Corporate & Investment Banking. At BAML, Mr. Selig built and maintained critical relationships at the CEO and board level with important clients of the bank. He previously served as Vice Chairman of Global Investment Banking and Global Head of Mergers & Acquisitions with responsibility for Global Technology, Media and Telecommunications and Global Financial Sponsors Groups; Chairman, Fairness Opinion Review Committee, and Member of Risk and Reputation and New York Market Committees. Prior to joining Bank of America, Mr. Selig held various senior investment banking positions, including Co-Head of Mergers & Acquisitions for UBS Securities. He began his investment banking career in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group at The First Boston Corporation in 1984, and subsequently was an original member of Wasserstein Perella & Co. Mr. Selig currently serves as a director of a number of public and private companies including: Simon Property Group (NYSE: SPG), an S&P 100 company and a global leader in the ownership of premier shopping, dining, entertainment, and mixed-use destinations; Safehold Inc. (NYSE: SAFE) which acquires, owns, manages and capitalizes ground net leases, where he serves as Lead Director; Drive DeVilibiss Healthcare, a leading manufacturer of medical products controlled by Clayton, Dubilier & Rice; Array Holdings Corp., a portfolio company of the Carlyle Group; Nordic Aviation Capital, the world’s largest regional airline leading company; and is a Disinterested Director of certain subsidiaries of Gulfport Energy Corporation, an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, The Economic Club of New York, the Bretton Woods Committee and the Atlantic Council Councilors Program. Mr. Selig is a graduate received a B.A. from Wesleyan University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.