Ridgeview’s co-founder and Managing Director, Burton Stohl, brings more than 40 years of investment experience to Ridgeview. He maintains an extensive network and key relationships that contribute to our success.
Burton started his career in 1967 when he joined the Corporate Finance office of Dean Witter in Los Angeles. Later, he directed Dean Witter’s Los Angeles Corporate Finance Department, West Coast Corporate Finance department, and was a member of the firm’s Corporate Finance Management Committee. In 1997, Burton left Dean Witter to form C. Burton Stohl & Co., a private advisory firm serving middle-market companies in the Mountain West and Southern California. In 2003, he co-founded Ridgeview.
Throughout his career, he has advised boards of directors and owners of both publicly and privately held corporations. Burton has assisted companies in numerous industries. He has also been a contributor to the launch of several private-equity and venture-capital firms.
Burton is a graduate of Harvard Business School (MBA) and the University of Utah (BS). He is married with three children.