New Mountain's private equity strategy seeks to acquire the highest quality leaders in carefully selected growth industries.
New Mountain Vantage Advisers, LLC ("Vantage") holds non-control positions in the U.S. public equity market.
New Mountain’s credit strategy applies the firm’s “defensive growth” industry approach to the debt portion of the capital structure.
Ricardo Gonzalez

Ricardo Gonzalez, Director, joined New Mountain in 2018. Prior to New Mountain, Ricardo was a Director at Hellman & Friedman (H&F) from 2013 to 2018. Throughout his career, Ricardo has partnered with management teams to define and operationalize value creation strategies. His operational focus has been on commercial excellence/revenue growth, productivity/cost improvement and human capital work across software, technology and service businesses. Earlier in his career, Ricardo was a consultant at The Boston Consulting Group and led strategy and operational excellence projects in the consumer, healthcare and retail industries. He also worked in sales and marketing at Eli Lilly & Company. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Classic Collision.

Ricardo received his M.B.A from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and an M.S in Bioengineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as a Soros Fellow. He holds a B.S in Physics from the City University of New York (summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa).