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Alex Benanti

Managing Director

As a managing director in Dallas, Alex Benanti is responsible for client service, specializing in accounting and finance transformation efforts, program management, and merger integration.

I am constantly blown away by the talent at Riveron. To have the opportunity to work alongside, grow with, and get to know the families of our people has made me much of who I am today.
LONGHORNS FAN. BOURBON EXPERT. MEDIOCRE GOLFER.

Background

Alex is a managing director responsible for leading complex accounting and finance transformation projects at clients undergoing significant events such as uncontrolled growth, new institutional ownership, merger integration or separation, and other inflection points. He has significant experience in financial and operational roles including project management, process design, financial planning & analysis, revenue operations, shared services implementation, business intelligence, and financial systems consolidation and optimization.

During Alex’s tenure at Riveron, he has served in a variety of capacities including client service, sales, marketing, practice development, new markets expansion, recruiting, and operations. During his time directly supporting Riveron’s chief operating officer, he led strategic business planning, executive operations, firm-wide communications, and various strategic growth initiatives such as capability stand-up, key account development, and other enterprise priorities.

Before starting at Riveron, Alex worked at Raytheon Company in various roles across finance and shared services, applying his expertise in project management, business intelligence, financial analysis, integration, and Six Sigma to a range of projects. Alex lives in Dallas with his wife and two sons, where he is blessed to be surrounded by wonderful family and friends.

Education and Certifications

  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance, University of Texas at Austin
  • Project Management Professional Certified, lapsed
  • Six Sigma Black Belt Trained