Leadership

Louis A. Klevan, Managing Director

Mr. Klevan is Head of Private Placements at River Branch Capital LLC. He has over 30 years of investment banking experience, with a focus on acquisition financings, recapitalizations, and direct mezzanine and equity (including PIPEs) transactions. He has completed over 200 private placement and merger and acquisition transactions across numerous industries, including financial services, healthcare, energy, and business and consumer service.

Prior to River Branch, Mr. Klevan was a Managing Director and Director of the private placement group at BMO Capital Markets, having joined its predecessor firm Gerard Klauer Mattison in 2002. Previously, he was a Director at DLJ/CSFB, responsible for managing private mezzanine and equity transactions. Prior to joining DLJ/CSFB, Mr. Klevan held senior management roles in the private placement groups of several major financial institutions, including Banc of America Securities, Security Pacific Merchant Bank, and PaineWebber Inc. He began his career at Chemical Bank. 

Mr. Klevan received his MBA from Carnegie Mellon University and his BA from the University of Pittsburgh.