Alan Sheriff has worked on Wall Street for over thirty years in a variety of senior positions. Alan initially spent nine years at Salomon Brothers Inc. and subsequently thirteen years at Credit Suisse where he was Co-Head of Equity Capital Markets for the Americas.
Since co-founding Solebury Capital Group in 2005, Alan has worked on numerous marquee IPO’s such as HD Supply, Hertz, Dunkin Brands, Burlington Coat Factory, Bombarder Recreational Products, The Carlyle Group, West Corp and Bright Horizons. Alan has also worked on many secondary monetizations for some of the world’s leading private equity firms such as Bain Capital, TH Lee, The Carlyle Group, Ares, Apax Partners and KKR.
Alan graduated with a BA in Political Science, Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Rochester in 1981 and with a Masters in Public Policy from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs in 1983. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Alan is currently a Fellow at the Wharton School of Business of the University of Pennsylvania. Alan is founder and Executive Director of Teach2Serve, a nonprofit designed to educate and train select high school students for careers in public policy and nonprofit work. In January 2011 Alan served as a delegate for the U.S. State Department's Global Entrepreneurship Program in Egypt in an effort to promote and spur entrepreneurship around the world. Alan serves as a Trustee of Delaware Valley University as well as a Board member for the Solebury School, an independent school in Pennsylvania. He has also taught courses on Genocide and War and Children. Alan lives in Bucks County, Pennsylvania with his wife and three children.