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Sam Shaw

Chief Financial Officer

As chief financial officer, Sam Shaw plays a leading role in executing Riveron’s purpose-driven growth strategy.

Riveron’s impressive growth trajectory is a testament to the company’s dynamic vision and enables us to create value and uncover new opportunities for our people, clients, and shareholders alike.


Sam has dedicated his career to leading professional services firms to their highest financial performance. With over 15 years of experience, he most recently served as CFO at Grant Thornton. Sam has been hands-on in nearly every aspect of the industry’s model, including strategy, M&A, investor and banking relations, internal investments, technology, facilities, risk management, financial reporting, accounting, compensation and benefits, client service delivery, and operations. Sam is energized by collaborating with high-performing teams to deliver great outcomes.

Prior to moving into industry management roles, Sam provided transaction services to corporate and private equity clients. A native Oklahoman, Sam resides outside of Denver, Colorado with his wife and three children.

Education and Certifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Gonzaga University
  • Certified Public Accountant licensed by the State of Colorado and Washington