Rich Di Vito
(201) 527 6663

Industry Experience

  • Consumer Products
  • Financial Services
  • Infrastructure and Energy
  • Manufacturing, Metals and Mining
  • Merchant Power/Utilities
  • Retail and Wholesale Distribution

Selected Cases

  • Capmark
  • CIT
  • Dynegy
  • Enron
  • Lehman Brothers Holdings
  • Pabst Brewing Co.
  • Scotia Pacific
  • TXU

Experience

Rich Di Vito is an Executive Director at RPA, specializing primarily on restructuring matters for independent power companies. He has worked with numerous non-public power and power development companies since the beginning of his career in 2000. Mr. Di Vito led the restructuring of ExGen Texas Power in 2017 a, and has served as CEO of TexGen Power, its successor company, since the Company emerged from Chapter 11 in Q1 2018.

In 2016 and 2017 Mr. Di Vito led the restructuring of Coso Geothermal Power Holdings and served as Interim Chief Financial Officer following its transition to creditor ownership. He currently serves as the independent director of the Company.

Prior to joining RPA Advisors, Mr. Di Vito was a Director with StoneCastle Securities where he ran the Distressed Investments group. From 2000 to 2012 Mr. Di Vito was a distressed research analyst for Lehman Brothers and Barclays Capital, where his coverage responsibilities included merchant power, E&P, and renewable and general industrial sectors.

Mr. Di Vito has extensive experience in financial modeling, cash flow and liquidity analysis, covenant development and negotiation, and risk arb/hedging strategies. He also served as a member of Lehman’s loan workout and administrative agency teams where he worked on loan resolutions for Lehman led deals.

Education and Affiliations

Mr. Di Vito holds an MBA in Financial Services from St. John’s University and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Villanova University. He holds both Series 7 and Series 63 licenses.