Lara Phillips

Lara is an Associate at Riverwood Capital, focused on Investor Relations and Marketing. Prior to joining Riverwood, she was an Associate at J.P. Morgan where she focused on capital markets and M&A transactions for not-for-profit healthcare systems in the U.S. Lara began her career at PFM, where she specialized in municipal debt transaction advisory services. Lara holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Government from the University of Virginia.

Caitlin Mitchell

Caitlin Mitchell is a Director at Riverwood Capital, focused on Marketing and Communications. Prior to Riverwood, Caitlin was most recently Managing Director of Marketing and Communications for EMPEA, the global industry association for private capital in emerging markets. While there she helped lead an integration with LAVCA, the Association for Private Capital Investment in Latin America, where she served as Chief Communications Officer. Caitlin has also held roles at financial public relations agencies Cognito and Prosek Partners supporting clients ranging from large financial institutions such as Citigroup, Nomura Research Institute, and Franklin Templeton to PE-backed fintech startups to develop global public relations and marketing strategies.

Caitlin has a Bachelor of Science in Public Relations, with a minor in business marketing, from the State University of New York at Fredonia, is an experienced media trainer, and has completed Securities Industry and Series 7 training courses.

Kristin Reilly

Kristin Reilly is a Managing Director at Riverwood Capital, focused on Investor Relations and Marketing. Prior to joining Riverwood, Kristin was Head of Investor Relations at CapitalSpring, an alternative investment firm. Before joining CapitalSpring, Kristin was based in London and responsible for international investor relations at GoldenTree Asset Management, a credit-focused alternative asset manager. Previously, Kristin worked in the research division of Bank of America Merrill Lynch and started her career in the Audit division of Arthur Andersen.

Kristin holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BS from Boston College.