Our senior professionals have significant experience customizing transaction strategies to maximize transaction value and optimize structure and terms. We are committed to serving our clients and we collaborate to ensure superior execution.

John Ebe Riverside Advisors

John Ebe

Managing Director

Mr. Ebe is a Managing Director with Riverside and has more than 25 years of investment banking experience. Mr. Ebe’s transaction experience includes mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, shareholder defense assignments, raising capital in the public and private markets, and general corporate finance advice. Mr. Ebe has advised clients with diverse ownership structures ranging from privately held, middle-market companies with one or more shareholders, to large, publicly-held companies. Mr. Ebe has completed over 60 transactions throughout his investment banking career. Mr. Ebe earned a B.A. with honors in Finance from DePaul University and earned an M.B.A. with honors from the University of Chicago’s Booth School.

Phil Gilbert Riverside Advisors

Phil Gilbert

Managing Director

Mr. Gilbert is a Managing Director with Riverside and PMCF and has more than 35 years of professional experience in acquisitions, divestitures, sale mandates, capital raising and joint ventures. In addition to leading PMCF, Mr. Gilbert is a founding member of Corporate Finance International, a global alliance of investment banking firms throughout Europe, Asia, and North America. Mr. Gilbert has written numerous articles and is a frequent speaker to business media and organizations on various investment banking topics. He earned a B.A. in Economics from the University of Michigan.