Brian Ratzan


Brian is a Partner in Centerview Capital’s consumer private equity business and is based in Naples, FL.  Prior to joining Centerview Capital, Brian was Partner and Head of U.S. Private Equity at Pamplona Capital Management.  Prior to joining Pamplona in 2012, he was Managing Director and Head of Consumer at Vestar Capital Partners, which he joined in 1998.  Brian also previously worked at ’21’ International Holdings, a private investment firm, and in the Investment Banking Group at Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette.

Brian holds a BA from the University of Michigan, where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.