Riya is an associate at BVP Forge, which is the unique combination of a private equity firm for growth-oriented, self-sustaining businesses paired with access to BVP’s renowned venture platform.
Prior to joining BVP Forge, Riya was a senior business analyst at McKinsey & Company, where she primarily focused on private equity due diligence and portfolio strategy work for software and climate technology companies. She has also spent time at Snap Inc., helping build out their political advertising business and at OYO, a venture-backed hospitality platform.
Riya graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in Economics from The University of Chicago. In her spare time, Riya enjoys hiking, adventure sports, dancing, and finding the best food spots in San Francisco.