Leadership

Michael J. Wilson, Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer

Michael J. Wilson is Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer of River Branch Holdings LLC. He has twenty years of private equity experience, most recently serving as the Chief Financial Officer for Madison Dearborn Partners. Mr. Wilson was responsible for the overall fiscal operation of the firm and its investment funds with $14 billion of equity commitments. These responsibilities included fund accounting, investor reporting, budgeting, treasury, tax compliance, risk management and transaction support. Prior to joining Madison Dearborn, Mr. Wilson served in various financial management roles within the First National Bank of Chicago’s Merchant Banking Group and First Chicago Venture Capital. Previously, Mr. Wilson was a bank holding company examiner with The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and managed real estate investments for The MacArthur Foundation.

Mr. Wilson is a board member of the Midwest Chapter of the Private Equity CFO Association. Mr. Wilson has a BS and an MBA from Northern Illinois University.