Al Gordon is a Senior Advisor of ACP. In this role, Al helps originate, evaluate and consummate transactions across several sectors including consumer, industrial, financial services and sports, media and entertainment.
Al has significant investing and operating experience across a number of sectors. Al is currently Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Richland, Gordon & Company (“RGC”). RGC, founded in 1947, is one of the oldest private equity investment firms in the United States, and has historically been primarily focused on middle market transactions involving family owned or closely held businesses. Today, RGC functions as a multi-generational family office that invests its capital across a broad spectrum of traditional equity and fixed income securities as well as alternative investments in private equity, venture capital, real estate and operating companies.
Al has also served as a Board member of a number of successful private and public companies, and holds, or has held, Board and leadership positions at leading national and local charitable organizations as well as at prominent educational institutions.
Al graduated from Dartmouth College, cum laude, with a B.A. in History and Classics.