Chief Operating Officer
|Riva is the Chief Operating Officer and a member of the Investment Committee of Tortoise. She graduated from the University of Virginia, with a B.A. in Sociology. She received her law degree from Cornell Law School, magna cum laude and Order of the Coif.
Prior to joining Tortoise, Riva served for over 15 years as an Associate General Counsel and Vice President at Goldman, Sachs & Co. In her role, she covered a wide range of legal, regulatory, diligence and transactional responsibilities across various business lines. She also was a member of Goldman’s Banking Investment Committee and Structured Finance Capital Committee. Earlier in her career, Riva was a corporate lawyer at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP.