Inspiring Women's Networking Event




Please join the women of ACG-Denver for an evening of networking with inspiring female business leaders across industry and experience level. Our goal for this event is to share important stories about navigating a career in Finance/M&A as women, and strengthen the bond of ACG’s female membership. Light food and drink will be provided.
Prices are $25 for ACG members and non-members.

Tentative schedule:

5:00-5:15pm: Welcome, check-in, networking

5:15-6:00pm: Navigating Your Career “Bingo” – everyone gets a bingo sheet with unique career experiences.

6:00-6:40pm: Sponsor intro & Stories from Women in Finance Panel 

6:40-7:00pm: Open networking


Sue Cho

Sue Cho

Partners Group
Senior Investment Leader

Sue Cho is a senior investment leader on the Private Equity Technology team at Partners Group.  She has almost 20 years of private equity experience.  Prior to joining Partners Group, Sue was COO/CFO of UpPurpose, a digital marketing business serving social good enterprises.  Prior to UpPurpose, she was a private equity investment professional at Mountaingate Capital, KRG Capital and The Wicks Group of Companies, focused primarily on the Business Services sector.  Sue holds bachelor's degrees in economics and Japanese Studies from Wellesley College and an MBA from The Amos Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.

Lynne Long

Lynne Long

Managing Director

Lynne is a mother of two high schoolers, a competitive tennis player and aspiring golfer.  Currently Lynne is a Managing Director at Riveron, a national business advisory firm specializing in accounting, finance, technology and operations.  Based in New York, but living in Colorado, Lynne champions strategy and firm growth that spans cross-functional teams and industry verticals.  Over the past two years, Lynne has been dedicating her efforts to enterprise transformation with a focus on post-merger initiatives around integrating a restructuring business, re-branding and standing up a new industry vertical strategy as part of a new go-to-market strategy.

Lynne started her professional career at Ernst & Young (EY), helping clients navigate a range of financial and operational challenges.  During her 7+ years at EY, Lynne earned her Series 7, Series 63 and Certified Insolvency Restructuring Advisor (“CIRA”) licenses and successfully completed internal and external professional development courses including MBA coursework at the University of Chicago.  After helping companies navigate business challenges with a focus on maximizing profitability and cash flow, Lynne shifted her focus to growth.  Growth roles included business development at a boutique valuation firm, advising the founders of a technology company and media start-up, sourcing distressed debt opportunities for a $49b+ hedge fund, preparing a boutique investment bank for a sale and finally landing at Riveron.

Fueled by intellectual curiosity, Lynne recently completed a Columbia University executive course on Global Key Account Management and earned a women’s leadership certificate from Wharton, “Women on Boards: Building Exceptional Leaders”.  Lynne is proud to be part of a talented alumni network of female leaders dedicated to accelerating the advancement of women on corporate boards. 

Christina Raya

Christina Raya

Senior Vice President

As a senior vice president and a market leader for the PNC Private BankSM, Christina  oversees a team of professionals striving to achieve the highest level of client satisfaction. Her top priority is that the team not only meets, but also exceeds the client's expectations. Through Christina 's leadership and commitment, she helps ensure that the client benefits from a full complement of investment, trust, financial planning and private banking services to help them achieve their financial goals.
Prior to joining PNC, Christina served in client facing roles serving high net worth families with the most recent as the head of the Mid-Atlantic for TD Wealth and Institutional Asset Management. She has spent the last 15 years working in the wealth management business.

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