Alex Swanston

Founding Partner

Prior to founding Rise Run Capital, Alex was a shareholder with Baker Tilly, a top 10 global advisory and CPA firm, where he served as a leader in their national Transaction Advisory Services practice.


Alex has significant experience with clients in the healthcare, consumer packaged goods, manufacturing and distribution, and has worked on transactions with aggregate deal value > $4B over his career.


Prior to joining Baker Tilly, Alex spent five years with Deloitte in its Corporate Turnaround and Restructuring practice where he focused on financial and operational turnarounds for distressed companies.


Alex earned his MBA from the Cox School of Business and earned an undergraduate degree from Gettysburg college with a dual major in Economics and Classical Studies.


Alex enjoys coaching his kid’s sports teams, playing golf and spending as much time outdoors as possible. He lives in Frisco with his wife and their 2 children.