Why RiverGlade

RiverGlade’s Principals founded the firm after nearly two decades of investing together and building great healthcare services companies. We have a proven track record of partnering with founders and bringing a growth-oriented mindset to mission and purpose-driven cultures.

The RiverGlade team combines healthcare investing expertise and operating experience to cultivate a cohesive, collaborative and nimble culture. This has led to a disciplined and repeatable approach to partnering with founders to grow healthcare services businesses.

Deep Domain Expertise.

We invest in a core vertical – healthcare services – and have through many cycles.

Talent.

We infuse talent where needed to drive scalability while respecting and enhancing entrepreneurial cultures.

Growth.

We have a track record of value creation through organic growth, acquisition and de novo-based expansion strategies.

Executive Healthcare Advisory Council

RiverGlade’s Executive Healthcare Advisory Council is comprised of highly experienced healthcare services operating executives. The Council members are closely aligned with the firm’s investment focus and value creation approach, and have partnered alongside the Principal’s for many years.  Members of the Council have senior executive backgrounds within:
Health systems
Managed care organizations
Multi-unit / facility care models
Outsourced services
Post-acute care solutions
Payor services
Provider services
Tech-enabled solutions
Workers’ compensation market
The Council is instrumental in supporting portfolio investments by providing operational guidance, strategic advice, reimbursement and regulatory expertise, access to industry relationships, and by serving on the Boards of Directors.

Members of the Council also work with RiverGlade as strategic advisors across many aspects of the firm’s investment process, including sourcing human capital talent for portfolio companies, originating new investments, developing investment theses and performing diligence on potential transactions.

The combined experience of RiverGlade Capital’s Investment Team and Executive Healthcare Advisory Council position RiverGlade to identify and build long-term, sustaining healthcare services businesses.