Riverside taps into small to medium-sized companies, and wants to attract investors by highlighting its focus on market leaders.
CitySavvy MD Jana Sanchez heads the account, reporting to Riverside Europe sourcing and origination partner Karsten Langer.
This month the private equity firm made a foray into Europe by acquiring Nordic cast steel component maker Keycast. The firm’s management team joined Riverside.
A CitySavvy spokesman said Riverside wanted to be positioned as an ‘authoritative investor’.