Denver, CO - Platte River Equity ("Platte River") is pleased to announce the promotion of Eric Crawford to Managing Director. Eric will join Platte River's Investment Committee and have leadership responsibilities over new investments.
Eric joined the firm in 2010 and has been involved in 18 transactions, including four platform investments, six exits and eight add-on acquisitions. He currently serves as a director of Municipal Emergency Services and Tiger-Sul.
"Eric has been an integral part of our firm for more than a decade," said Greg Sissel, Managing Director of Platte River. "His experience across our end markets and investment approach has played an important role in the growth and development of our companies and the value we have created for our investors."
"Eric's promotion is further demonstration of our commitment to attracting best-in-class talent and to training and developing exceptional investors. We are pleased to recognize Eric with this well-deserved promotion," added Peter Calamari, Managing Director of Platte River.
Eric holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, where he graduated with Distinction, and an A.B. in Engineering and Economics from Dartmouth College. Eric started his career in investment banking at Jefferies.