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Nate Heeren

National Private Equity Lead

Nate Heeren leads the National Private Equity practice at Riveron. This group is tasked with expanding the firm’s private equity presence across service offerings and leading some of the firm’s largest and most established PE relationships.

Riveron’s growth has afforded me the opportunity to have a meaningful role in building a first-rate business advisory firm. The Riveron platform not only provides our professionals exposure to new and different experiences, but also fosters the ability to succeed in those opportunities.


Throughout his career at Riveron, Nate Heeren has held a multitude of leadership positions, including running the New York, Denver, and Minneapolis markets. He also leads several of the firm’s largest private equity relationships. In Nate’s current role as leader of the firm’s National Private Equity practice, his responsibilities include driving firm-wide expansion and outsized growth among private equity prospects and established clients alike.

Before joining Riveron, Nate spent several years in accounting and financial leadership roles. This included leading complex client service engagements focused on financial due diligence, interim management, integration, carve-outs, project management, forecasting, budgeting, cash flow management, and financial reporting. Nate has significant experience with private middle-market companies across a variety of industries including manufacturing, software, technology services, aviation, oil and gas, and healthcare. He is a former CPA.


Education and Certifications

  • Master of Science in Accountancy, DePaul University
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan