Our Team

Experienced hands-on operators

Compello

means ‘to bring together’

Rich Ferraro

Rich Ferraro brings deep technology expertise and keen oversight skills. A hands-on leader, Rich serves as the primary point of contact simplifying the engagement model and process for PE firms. During his 30 years as a technology executive, Rich has worked for major tech companies, held several senior technology management positions for PE-backed portfolios, held senior roles at RSM, Alvarez & Marsal, and Microsoft. Mr. Ferraro, co-founded and owned a software company that sold product to Microsoft and later divested the company to ADP. With nearly 15 years dedicated exclusively to private equity, Rich’s experience spans across hundreds of engagements and transaction types such as due diligence, merger integrations, carve-outs, ERP projects, Day 1/100 planning, infrastructure and security assessments, and executive strategy.

Rich is an avid golfer, cyclist and enjoys traveling.

Here are some of the advisors that comprise our team.

  • Harish

    Chief Information Security Officer, Cybersecurity, GRC(Governance, Risk and Compliance)

    Harish has over 16 years of cybersecurity and privacy experience, including 12 years of Big 5 (PwC, Accenture) management consulting...

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  • Bernadette

    Human Capital Management

    Bernadette Blue is an experienced 23-year human resource executive that provides senior management services to mid-size and large employers. Ms....

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  • Alex

    Manufacturing Operations

    Alex has 20 years experience in Manufacturing, Projects and Continuous Improvement in a global scale. He has led and managed...

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  • Laurel

    Data Analytics and Microsoft SharePoint Architect

    Laurel D’Souza has over 12 years of experience as a Business Intelligence Solutions Architect with deep domain expertise in the...

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  • Luda

    IT Project Manager

    10+ years of experience as a technology expert in project management and two years in the Cloud Services product management field.​...

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  • Krista

    CRM Practice Leader

    15 years as a CRM and Salesforce expert 8 years as CEO of a full-service Salesforce consulting practice Led over...

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  • Steve

    Business Process Improvement

    With 20 years as a Business Process Management specialist, Steve has contributed to the development of Operational Excellence strategies and...

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  • Paul

    NetSuite Practice Leader

    30 years as a technology expert and 20 years focused on NetSuite and Cloud solutions Lead over 100 NetSuite implementations...

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  • Rich

    eCommerce, CIO

    22 years as a technology and marketing expert, including 8 years in mergers & acquisitions and 2 years serving private...

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  • Frank

    Program Management

    CIO and Strategic Program Management Consulting Life Sciences, Manufacturing, Government and Private Equity. 25 years as a technology expert and...

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  • Terry

    Data Migration

    Over 25 years as a technology expert,  with a focus on data migration, data lineage, data governance, and data quality Led...

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