Why RiverGlade

RiverGlade’s Principals founded the firm after nearly two decades of investing together and building great healthcare companies. We have a proven track record of partnering with founders and management teams to cultivate a cohesive, collaborative and nimble culture. This has led to a disciplined and repeatable approach of combining our healthcare investing and operating experience to grow exceptional companies. 

RiverGlade Capital Summary Overview

Deep Domain Expertise

Invest in a core vertical – healthcare – and have for over 20 years


Partner with founder-owned and operated businesses


Drive value creation through organic growth, acquisition and de novo-based expansion strategies


Infuse talent where needed to drive scalability while respecting entrepreneurial cultures

Executive Healthcare Advisory Council

Utilize highly experienced operating executives to support portfolio investments

Executive Healthcare Advisory Council

RiverGlade’s Executive Healthcare Advisory Council is comprised of highly experienced healthcare operating executives. The Council members are closely aligned with the firm’s investment focus and value creation approach, and have partnered alongside the Principals for many years.  Members of the Council have senior executive backgrounds within:

Health systems

Managed care organizations

Medical products and distribution

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 businesses.