Gabriel Oriente is a Principal of Ascend Partners. Prior to joining Ascend, Mr. Oriente was a Principal with Onex Partners and a Senior Associate with Clayton Dubilier & Rice. He has extensive private equity investment experience in healthcare, software, and business services, having invested $2 billion of equity capital across five companies. Before starting his investing career, he worked in the investment banking division of Evercore. He currently serves on the board of Medical Specialists of the Palm Beaches.
Mr. Oriente holds a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.