Paul Rivenburgh photo

Paul Rivenburgh


Paul joined Encore Consumer Capital in 2016. He is a Director of Chalet Desserts and Twang Partners, and helps manage Encore’s investment in Open Farm Pet. Paul also managed former investments Banneton Bakery, California Splendor, Cece’s Veggie Co., Thanasi Foods, and Thunderworks.

Prior to joining Encore, Paul was an Associate at Freeman Spogli & Co., a middle market private equity firm focused on the consumer and distribution sectors. Previously, Paul was an investment banking analyst and associate at Barclays, where he advised companies in the consumer and retail sectors. Paul earned a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania.

Paul lives in San Francisco, CA where he enjoys running, cycling, skiing, backpacking and supporting his native Seattle sports teams.


Banneton Bakery inc logo
California Splendor, Inc logo
Open Farm logo
Thanasi Foods logo
Thunderworks logo
Twang logo

More Team Members

Robert Brown photo

Robert Brown

Managing Director

Read Bio
Scott Sellers photo

Scott Sellers

Managing Director

Read Bio
Kate Wallman photo

Kate Wallman

Managing Director

Read Bio
Nichole Ferrara photo

Nichole Ferrara

Vice President

Read Bio
Jen Quindlen photo

Jen Quindlen

Senior Associate

Read Bio
Kevin Ma photo

Kevin Ma

Senior Associate

Read Bio
Oliver Park photo

Oliver Park


Read Bio
Melissa Yahne photo

Melissa Yahne

Office Operations Manager

Read Bio
Lee Pantuso photo

Lee Pantuso

Chief Financial Officer, Chief Compliance Officer

Read Bio

Operating Advisors

Steve Mintz photo

Steve Mintz

Operating Partner

Read Bio
Gary Smith photo

Gary Smith

Operating Executive

Read Bio
Eric Ryan photo

Eric Ryan

Operating Executive

Read Bio

Contact Us

Encore Consumer Capital
111 Pine Street Suite 1825,
San Francisco, CA 94111

  • P: (415) 296-9850
  • F: (415) 296-9075