Thomas E. Sullivan, Managing Director

Thomas E. Sullivan is a Managing Director at River Branch Capital LLC and heads up our recently opened San Francisco office. With twenty years of experience focused exclusively on helping companies raise over $12 billion in private capital, Tom is a leader of the River Branch’s efforts in the Private Placement area. His experience extends across industry sectors including financial services, healthcare, technology, energy, real estate, business services and consumer.

Tom spent eleven years with DLJ and Credit Suisse as a Managing Director on the Private Placement team, managing the group’s activities on the west coast. He started his banking career with Montgomery Securities in San Francisco and has held positions in private capital with Piper Jaffray, RBC Dain, and most recently with Forbes Private Capital/G2 Investment Group. Tom had also held various operating positions for companies large and small, and he was the founder of a successful consumer services firm in 1996 that was sold to a public competitor in 2003.

Tom received his MBA from The Darden School at the University of Virginia, and a BBA from the University of Michigan.