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Our Team

Our investment team actively supports our portfolio companies in a wide range of value creation initiatives.

Michael D. Rost

Managing Director

Andrew J. Wiechkoske

Managing Director

Robert W. Dolan

Managing Director

Andrew M. Barza

Principal

Brian E. Blake

Director

Samuel D. Bass

Associate

Charlie Martin

Associate

Jennifer H. Wigton

Executive Assistant

Robert W. Dolan

Managing Director

412-768-9945

robert.dolan@pnc.com


Robert joined PNC Riverarch Capital in 2011 from PNC Equity Partners. Prior to PNC Equity, Robert worked at Oliver Wyman, a management consulting firm, where he advised clients on strategy and M&A. Prior to that, Robert was at the New England Consulting Group. Robert is a CFA chartholder and received a BS in Economics, magna cum laude, from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He was previously a director of Custom Molded Products, Environmental Express, Five Star Food Service, LawLogix, Precision Aviation Group, and Women's Marketing, Inc.. He is currently a director of Burrell Reagents, Midway Dental Supply, Safco Dental Supply, and Tranzonic.

Andrew M. Barza

Principal

412-762-7536

andrew.barza@pnc.com


Andrew joined PNC Riverarch Capital in July 2014. Prior to joining PNC, Andrew worked for L.E.K. Consulting in the Private Equity group in New York. Andrew graduated from Columbia University, magna cum laude, with dual majors in applied mathematics, economics and political science. He received an MBA from Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar and graduated in the top 5% of his class. He was previously a director of Fire & Life Safety America, North American Breaker Company and T.S.S. LLC. He is currently a director of Tranzonic.

Andrew J. Wiechkoske

Managing Director

412-762-9818

andrew.wiechkoske@pnc.com


Andrew joined PNC Riverarch Capital in 2011 from PNC Equity Partners. Prior to PNC, Andrew worked within the investment bank at JPMorgan. Andrew received a bachelor of business administration in finance and economics, magna cum laude, from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA, with honors, from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He was previously a director of Authority Brands, Carbon's Golden Malted, Fire & Life Safety America, Goldco, North American Breaker Company and Steelite International. He is currently a director of Feeders Supply, Global Claims Services, Painters Supply & Equipment Co., Pirtek Europe and Sola Salon Studios.

Michael G. Miller

Director

412-762-1371

michael.g.miller@pnc.com


Michael joined PNC Riverarch Capital in January 2018. Prior to joining PNC, Michael worked for Dominus Capital, a middle market private equity firm based in New York. Prior to that, Michael was at Incline Equity (and previously PNC Equity Partners) in Pittsburgh and Deloitte Consulting in Washington, DC. Michael received a B.S. in Business Administration, with distinction, from the Kenan-Flagler School of Business at the University of North Carolina. He is currently a director of Empire Group, Feeders Supply, Midway Dental Supply, Safco Dental Supply, and Sola Salon Studios.

Brian E. Blake

Director

412-768-8643

brian.blake@pnc.com


Brian rejoined PNC Riverarch Capital in July 2019. Prior to rejoining PNC, Brian worked for Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, a global infrastructure private equity firm based in New York, where he focused on the transportation and environmental services sectors. Prior to that, Brian started his career at PNC Riverarch Capital. Brian received a BBA from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University and an MBA from Columbia Business School. He is currently a director of Painters Supply & Equipment Co.

Matthew W. Slavik 

Associate

412-768-4333

matthew.slavik@pnc.com


Matthew joined PNC Riverarch Capital in July 2019. Prior to joining PNC, Matthew worked for Livingstone Partners, a middle market investment bank in Chicago with offices globally, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions, special situations, and debt advisory. Matthew received a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Missouri.

Charlie Martin

Associate

412-762-8892

charlie.martin@pnc.com


Charlie joined PNC Riverarch Capital in August 2020. Prior to joining PNC, Charlie worked at Wells Fargo Securities, where he covered companies in the Technology, Media, and Telecom sectors. Charlie also gained experience working at Monroe Hill Growth Partners, a North Carolina based private equity firm. Charlie received a B.A. in Peace, War, and Defense, with distinction, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Jennifer H. Wigton

Executive Assistant

412-762-1462

jennifer.wigton@pnc.com


Jennifer joined PNC Riverarch Capital in June 2012. Prior to joining PNC, Jennifer held administrative positions at myCIO Wealth Partners in Philadelphia and CFO Publishing in New York. Jennifer received a bachelor of science in Communications Media from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Michael D. Rost

Managing Director

412-762-2245

michael.rost@pnc.com


Michael worked at PNC Equity Partners before establishing PNC Riverarch Capital. Previously, he was in the Investment Banking group at Schneider Downs where he focused on mergers and acquisitions and private placements. Michael received a bachelor of arts in business administration from the University of Notre Dame. He also received an M.B.A. from the Kenan-Flagler School of Business at The University of North Carolina. Michael was previously a director of Authority Brands, Carbon's Golden Malted, Environmental Express, North American Breaker Company, LawLogix, Precision Aviation Group and Steelite International. He is currently a director of Empire Group, Feeders Supply, Midway Dental Supply, Pirtek Europe, and Safco Dental Supply.

Charles P. Trouba

Associate

412-762-0828

charles.trouba@pnc.com


Charles joined PNC Riverarch Capital in August 2018. Prior to joining PNC, Charles worked at Piper Jaffray, a middle market investment bank in Minneapolis, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions. He started his career with Ernst & Young’s Financial Services Office in Cleveland, OH. Charles is a CPA (inactive) and graduated from John Carroll University, with dual majors in accountancy and philosophy.

Samuel D. Bass

Associate

412-768-2392

samuel.bass@pnc.com


Sam joined PNC Riverarch Capital in September 2020. Prior to joining PNC, Sam worked for H.I.G. Capital, a middle market private equity firm. Prior to that, he was part of the M&A and Investments team at Advantage Solutions. Sam received a BBA from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.

I really enjoyed working with the PNC Riverarch team. Their support was vital during a transformative period of growth, and they played an integral role in our strategic planning and acquisitions.        

Al Jurgela, CEO of Environmental Express