Roger is an experienced Investment Professional with more than 15 years of experience. Prior to founding Ellavation Capital, he served as Senior Manager, within the Assurance & Advisory lines of service at Mitchell Titus LLP.  Roger was also one of the core leaders of Mitchell Titus’ Advisory Services Practice leading and providing risk advisory services to Financial Services clients.  In addition, Roger has held senior management roles at PricewaterhouseCooper LLP and KPMG LLP where he led teams which included the Merck & Co and Schering-Plough Corp $41.1 billion dollar merger and the $25 billion dollar Actavis Pharmaceuticals acquisition of Forest Laboratories.

 

Roger received his BA in Health Administration from the University of Rochester.  Roger is a Fellow of VU Venture Partners, a $120 MM multi-stage investment fund.  He also works closely with investment funds in NYC and NJ and he is an accredited investor.

As founder and Managing Partner, Roger is focused on helping entrepreneurs and founders succeed by driving growth, managing risks and enhancing their performance in an evolving marketplace.  Specializing in Healthcare, Consumer and Frontier sectors within the US and emerging markets.