MANAGING DIRECTOR, RIORDAN, LEWIS & HADEN
WHY: More than two decades in private equity. OC’s own Billy Crystal: served as master of ceremonies at the Business Journal’s CFO of the Year Awards for a decade years running.
RECENT: 2020 exits for PE firm include Clarity Insights, a leading provider of data analytics consulting services.
NOTABLE: Previously vice chair of board of the Discovery Science Center, a member of the board of counselors of Chapman University, and director of OC chapter of Association for Corporate Growth.
FUN FACTS: Springsteen fan as a kid; favorite OC restaurant: Mongolian Bar-B-Que Pan Asia in Costa Mesa.