Ralph enjoys sharing his entrepreneurial spirit and operating experience with the next generation of CEOs, serving as an investor, coach, and mentor.
As general partner focused on business and tech-enabled services companies, Ralph brings years of experience to the table as both an operator and investor in companies across many sub-sectors that have harnessed technology and data to propel their growth. With a background in scientific research, Ralph evaluates companies, investments, and opportunities with rigor and precision—always looking to connect what he has seen in the past with a vision for the future. Ralph has been involved in a number of boards and will readily call upon his vast Rolodex to bring the best thinking to his companies.
Prior to joining ABS Capital, Ralph served as CIO/CTO of The Washington Post Company. During his tenure, Ralph worked with the Post’s six divisions on all major technology and development operations and investments. Ralph also served as founder and CEO of its electronic publishing subsidiary, known for its product innovation and new revenue models for electronic media, including www.washingtonpost.com.