Upstate Capital Annual Event

2022 Buffalo Private Equity Summit

WHEN: September 21 -22, 2022

WHERE: Buffalo, NY

Register for this Event


Michael Richter


Randy Bianchi
Eric Colca
Sean Balkin
Yvette Pagano
Michael Lippa

The Private Equity and M&A deal-making community will come together on September 21 – 22, 2022, for Upstate Capital’s annual Buffalo Private Equity Summit. Investors, deal-makers, and advisors from across New York and surrounding regions speak about the latest activity across New York and beyond.

Who Will Be There?

Investors, deal-makers, advisors, CEOs, business owners, private equity professionals, and people interested in the private equity and M&A industries all attend the Buffalo Private Equity Summit.

Between 100 and 200 people are expected to attend.


In-person ticket: $195
Online ticket: $100

Upstate Capital members receive $100 off in-person tickets and free online passes.


Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Delaware Park Marcy Casino
199 Lincoln Pkwy, Buffalo, NY 14222

1:30 PM

Invitation-only Roundtable Discussions

  • Roundtable with Michael Richter
  • Women’s Executive Roundtable

Please email to inquire

2:30 PM

Registration + Networking featuring local breweries and distilleries

3:30 PM

Panel: Executing Growth: From Privately-held to Private Equity-backed

4:30 PM


5:30 PM

Welcome + Panel Discussions

Preparing for a Private Equity Transaction:
Milestones and Landmines for Owners and Executives


Keynote with Michael Richter


Networking Reception

Thursday, September 22, 2022

The Lexus Club, KeyBank Center
One Seymour H. Knox III Plaza, Buffalo, NY 14203


Breakfast & Networking


Economic & Investment Outlook

Hotel Information

Buffalo Marriott Lecom HarborCenter
$199/ night

95 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14203

Downtown Courtyard Marriott
$179/ night.

125 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14203

For more information please email


Since 2019, Upstate Capital has hosted the Buffalo Private Equity Summit joining the private equity and M&A deal-making community together. Hear the latest data and activity from the private equity sector, while making connections to help facilitate deal flow for PE and M&A professionals across New York.

Event Sponsors

Tasting Table Sponsors

2022 Sponsorship Packages

Email Noa Simons, President and CEO of Upstate Capital at or call (845) 204-8090 regarding sponsorship and participation.