Ricardo Salmon is a Founding Partner of Silver River Capital Advisors. Prior to founding Silver River, Mr. Salmon was a Partner and Senior Managing Director at Eton Park Capital Management where he was responsible for public markets investments in Emerging Markets. Before Eton Park, Mr. Salmon was a Director at Deutsche Bank Capital Partners. Mr. Salmon started his professional career in Mergers & Acquisition at James D. Wolfensohn, Inc.
Mr. Salmon graduated from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in Finance and Accounting.
Mr. Salmon is a member of the Advisory Board of the Huntsman Program of the University of Pennsylvania and a member of the Wharton Executive Board for Latin America. Mr. Salmon is the Chairman and a member of the Board of Directors of ReachingU. Mr. Salmon is also a member of the Investment Committee of Catterton Latin America.
Mr. Salmon and his wife, Leslie, have a daughter, Eliana, and a son, Mathias, who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at 3 ½ years old. Originally from Uruguay, Mr. Salmon came to the United States in 1989.