Curtis Rother

Director of Finance
St. Louis, Missouri
Joined in 2017

I’m energized by my work at one of the country’s leading life sciences VC firms. I enjoy the fast-paced, collaborative, and intellectually rigorous environment that has allowed me to grow professionally. Since day one, I have taken on increasing responsibilities and now, as a director of finance, I am regarded as a valued contributor in discussions regarding potential investment opportunities, strategy, and deal structure.

Curtis joined RiverVest in July 2017 and serves as a director of finance since 2021. In this role, Curtis leads RiverVest’s analyst team, evaluates and negotiates terms in connection with portfolio company financings, and works collaboratively with the broader accounting, administrative, and investment teams. He also monitors fund cash flows to identify risks and opportunities and assists with coordinating fundraising efforts.

Prior to his role as a director of finance, Curtis served as a senior analyst at RiverVest. Curtis earned a B.S. in Accounting and Finance from Indiana University.

  • Personal Interests: Texas Hold’em, real estate, politics, NFL Football, St. Louis Cardinals and St. Louis Blues

  • Active member of the Indiana University Alumni Association and Investment Banking Network

3RiverVest Offices

St. Louis, San Diego & Cleveland


15 Companies Founded

Collaborative Approach and Open Communication

An exceptional firm culture where each is expected to be transparent, strategic, dependable, results-driven, collaborative, and grounded in purpose. That's RiverVest.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Learn More