Dan began his private equity career in 1996 and joined RCC in 2001. Upon the generational transition of RC Capital, his partners elected him to assume the leadership within the firm, and he is now President of the management company.
Prior to his career in private equity, Dan held various technically oriented positions including design engineering at Kodak and operations management with Owens-Illinois and Procter & Gamble. He also worked in strategic consulting with Towers Perrin. Upon returning to Cincinnati after business school, he rejoined P&G where he held several positions in financial analysis and strategic planning for the company.
Dan graduated from The Ohio State University with a BS, cum laude, in Engineering in 1986 and obtained an MBA from the Harvard Business School in 1991 with an emphasis in Finance and Business Strategy.
Dan is on the board of trustees of Cincinnati Works, a non-profit that offers job development services, and has served in various leadership capacities at his place of worship. Dan also serves on the board of directors of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, which offers emergency aid and spiritual support to the poor and vulnerable members of the community.
Dan stays active by playing tennis several times a week, and is generally consumed with Ohio State football each fall. He’s also an avid fan of classic rock music, a frequent concert goer and can recite the lyrics to several thousand songs that were popular from 1965 – 1985. He looks forward to more foreign travel with family once Covid is more under control.
"Many firms can provide capital, but what I found unique about RCC was their ability to provide strategic guidance every step of the way. Dan Fleming was on our board and he always challenged our assumptions and forced us to stress test our financial models. Additionally, Dan pushed us to be aligned with standard SaaS metrics. Based on the ongoing support from RCC, we had a successful exit in 2018 selling our company to Reputation."Jon Schepke
Former CEO, SIM Partners (now Reputation)
"River Cities was a terrific partner, and I thank them for their leadership and stewardship these last few years. We are excited to have found a like-minded organization in Community Psychiatry, who shares our values and aspirations. This combination will enable us to reach more patients in need and be an even better partner to our clinician, payer and employee stakeholders."Jeff Williams
Former CEO, MindPath