Board of Advisors
Mr. Rossi began working with SSC as its corporate attorney in 2016, but became an official member of the team in 2017. Prior to joining SSC in 2017, Mr. Rossi was a Partner with Kirkland & Ellis LLP where he facilitated over $60 billion in corporate transactions, and represented prominent private equity firms such as The Blackstone Group, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., and Warburg Pincus. Mr. Rossi has extensive experience in complex business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, executive compensation and equity incentive arrangements, and fund formation and compliance. He has worked on transactions in a variety of industries, including energy, industrials, materials, healthcare, technology, and financial services.
Additionally, Mr. Rossi served as an officer in the United States Army from 2005 to 2016. He deployed as part of Operation Enduring Freedom in 2010 with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, where he led a team of engineers and administered approximately 40 government contracts with a value of over $200 million throughout Northern Afghanistan.
Mr. Rossi received a J.D. from New York University School of Law and a B.S. from Georgetown University.