Greg Sissel is a Managing Director of Platte River Equity, having joined at the firm’s inception in 2006. He focuses on the firm’s investments in Aerospace, Metals and Minerals. Mr. Sissel has been a private equity investor in industrial and service-based operating companies for more than 15 years.
Prior to joining Platte River Equity, Mr. Sissel was a Vice President in the Denver office of Vestar Capital Partners, a private equity investment firm that has raised over $7 billion across six funds. Previously, he was an Associate with William Blair Capital Partners, LLC and an analyst in Leveraged Finance for Goldman, Sachs & Co. (New York and Chicago).
Mr. Sissel serves as a Trustee of DePauw University and is on the Board of the Denver Scholarship Foundation.
Mr. Sissel holds an MBA from the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University and a B.A. in Economics, summa cum laude, from DePauw University. He and his wife live in Denver with their daughter.