Suzanne Kriscunas

Managing Partner, The Riverside Company

Ms. Suzanne Kriscunas is a Managing Director and the Fund Manager of the Riverside Capital Appreciation Fund (RCAF), The Riverside Company’s largest fund family. Riverside is a global private equity firm with $5.7 billion in assets under management that focuses on making control and non-control investments in companies valued at up to $400 million. At Riverside, Ms. Kriscunas leads a team of 42 professionals in the acquisition, growth and sale of portfolio companies, and also chairs the RCAF investment committee. She currently sits on the board of directors of Riverside portfolio companies Camelot Education, H-D Advanced Manufacturing and Arrowhead Electrical Products. Prior to joining Riverside, she was Managing Director and Co-founder of Legacy Private Capital Partners. Before that, Ms. Kriscunas spent 10 years as Managing Director in the Merchant Banking Group of Banc One Capital Corporation, where she was responsible for the Dallas office of the equity and mezzanine investing operation, Banc One Capital Partners. She holds a BA in French from Denison University, an MBA in Finance / International Finance and a Master’s in French Literature from Indiana University.