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Global Investment Firm CEO to Share Experiences and Advice

“Experiences of a Global Investment Company CEO,” scheduled to take place at 4 p.m. Friday, May 21, via Zoom, will present Stewart Kohl, Co-CEO of The Riverside Company, on a presentation of Northeast Ohio Medical University’s NEOvations: Bench to Bedside program, a conduit for students to bring innovative medical solutions from conception to commercialization. 

Kohl will lend his expertise on how to work with investors to fuel transformative growth and create lasting value. The event is free and open to the public. 

Kohl has been with The Riverside Company, a $10 billion global private equity firm, since 1993. He was inducted into the Northeast Ohio Business Hall of Fame in 2014 and was the recipient of the George S. Dively Entrepreneurship Award presented by the Harvard Business School Club of Northeastern Ohio in 2018. He also founded VeloSano, an annual “Bike to Cure” fundraising event that has raised more than $20 million to fund cancer research. 

The NEOvations: Bench to Bedside event is co-sponsored by the Burton D. Morgan Foundation, the Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation, Summa Health and Northeast Ohio Medical University Foundation. 

Attend the event, which will begin 4 p.m., Friday, May 21.