Corbin Cook, Partner
Prior to founding Rise Run Capital, Corbin was a partner of KLV Capital, a middle market private equity firm based in Texas. In addition, Corbin worked at Ancor Capital Partners, a Southlake, Texas private equity firm, before working to launch KLV Capital.
Corbin was a Senior Vice President of Corporate Development for Hilltop Holdings (NYSE: HTH), a financial holding company for PlainsCapital Bank, PrimeLending and Hilltop Securities. In 2012, he led the sale of PlainsCapital Corporation to Hilltop Holdings, which subsequently acquired First National Bank of Edinburg in a FDIC assisted transaction.
Corbin began his career in Mergers & Acquisitions at UBS Investment Bank in the Financial Institutions Group as an Associate Director. While at UBS in New York, Corbin executed transactions for CME Group/NYMEX, Butterfield Bank of Bermuda and The Royal Bank of Canada.
Corbin graduated from Vanderbilt University with honors, earning both a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and Human & Organizational Development. He earned his MBA from The Cox School of Business with Beta Gamma Sigma Honors in Finance.
Corbin enjoys fly fishing and travelling with his family. He lives in Dallas with his wife and their two sons.
Alex Swanston, Partner
Prior to founding Rise Run Capital, Alex was a
partner of Baker Tilly Capital, where he served
as Southern Regional leader for the
Transaction Advisory Services practice.
Alex has significant experience with clients in
the healthcare, distribution, manufacturing,
industrial, and consumer packaged goods
industries and has worked on transactions with
aggregate deal value >$4B over his career.
Prior to joining Baker Tilly, Alex was a
Manager with Deloitte in its Corporate
Turnaround and Restructuring practice.
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.
Reagan Montgomery, Senior Associate
Prior to joining Rise Run Capital, Reagan was an Associate with Dos Rios Partners, a middle market private equity and mezzanine lending firm based in Texas. While at Dos Rios,
Reagan worked on sourcing, evaluating, and executing debt and equity transactions across a variety of industries. Reagan began his career as an Analyst with Gulf Coast Bank & Trust Co., a commercial bank based in New Orleans, where his responsibilities included underwriting and due diligence for the acquisition of performing and non-performing loan portfolios.
Reagan earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Richmond with concentrations in Accounting, Finance, and International Business and earned a Master of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University’s Cox School of Business. He is a CFA charterholder.
In his free time, Reagan enjoys wakeboarding, making ceramics, and watching the Dallas Cowboys. He lives in Dallas with his wife, Taylor, and their dog, Oreo.
Out of gallery
Alex Swanston - Founding Partner
Reagan Montgomery - Senior Associate
Corbin Cook - Founding Partner
Luke Lessig - Analyst