Gregory A. Sissel
Managing Director

Greg Sissel is a Managing Director of Platte River Equity. Mr. Sissel has been a private equity investor in numerous 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. At Vestar, Mr. Sissel pursued management buyout transactions across a broad spectrum of industrial and consumer sectors. His responsibilities included structuring transactions and leading diligence and financings for new acquisitions and portfolio companies. While at Vestar, Mr. Sissel led numerous strategic and operational projects for Vestar portfolio companies, as well as capital markets financings and execution of numerous add-on acquisitions.

Previously, Mr. Sissel was an Associate with William Blair Capital Partners, LLC (now Chicago Growth Partners) and an analyst in Leveraged Finance for Goldman, Sachs & Co. (New York and Chicago).

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.