DENVER, July 12, 2021 — Revelstoke Capital Partners (“Revelstoke”), a Denver-based private equity firm, announced it has established a partnership with Girls Who Invest, a nonprofit with the vision of increasing the percentage of global investable capital managed by women to 30 percent by 2030. Girls Who Invest aims to inspire and support young women to become the leaders of the future through education, mentorship, internships and maintaining a supportive community to provide exposure and insight into career opportunities within the investment management industry.
“We are very excited to partner with Girls Who Invest to further the diversity of investment professionals in the investment management industry and specifically, Private Equity,” said Simon Bachleda, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Revelstoke. “By supporting Girls Who Invest, we can directly address and impact the issue of diversity within the investment management industry. Revelstoke has been committed to improving and promoting diversity, equity and inclusion, and this new partnership provides a unique opportunity to further those goals in an effective and tangible way. We are delighted to welcome our first Girls Who Invest Scholar in person this summer in our Denver office.”
Girls Who Invest is hosting its sixth Summer Intensive Program and is welcoming over 175 scholars to this year’s class. These scholars will join more than 800 Girls Who Invest alumni. This year’s diverse class includes scholars from many different backgrounds and 67 distinct colleges and universities, of which 23 percent are public.
About Girls Who Invest
Girls Who Invest is a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing gender diversity and inclusion in investment management with a focus on growing the pipeline of women in frontline investing positions. They accomplish this through education, mentoring, internships, and a supportive community. The organization’s flagship Summer Intensive Program enables college students to explore investment management careers through four weeks of free educational training with top university professors followed by a six-week paid internship at one of more than 100 leading investment management firms in the U.S., U.K. and Canada. Scholars can also apply for Girls Who Invest’s fully subsidized, self-directed Online Intensive Program.
In addition, all scholars receive support and career guidance from a community of partners, mentors, and alumni. Girls Who Invest’s vision is for 30% of the world’s investable capital to be managed by women by 2030. For more information, visit www.girlswhoinvest.org.
Revelstoke is a private equity firm formed by experienced investors who focus on building industry-leading companies in the healthcare and related health and wellness sectors. Revelstoke partners with entrepreneurs and management teams to execute on a disciplined organic and acquisition growth strategy as it strives to build exceptional companies. Revelstoke is based in Denver, Colorado and has approximately $2.9 billion of assets under management. Since the Firm’s inception in 2013, Revelstoke has completed 100 acquisitions, which includes 21 platform companies and 89 add-on acquisitions.