Ron has successfully developed and grown multiple companies in the broader technology industry.
As a Partner at InterWest Partners, he invested in multiple new technology start-up companies and serves as a director to help chart their growth and increase their market value.
He served as a senior business executive responsible for multiple divisions of Perot Systems and
earlier at EDS during their high growth years.
He led multiple companies through challenging turnaround periods to business success. His executive experience spans the range from small start-up companies to multi-billion dollar global corporations. He has lived and worked internationally and is well-versed as a global business leader.
|Feb, 2012||Pivot3||$23M / Venture||InterWest Partners|
|Feb, 2011||Damballa||$12M / Series D||InterWest Partners|
|Feb, 2010||Pivot3||$25M / Series D||InterWest Partners|
|Jan, 2008||Pivot3||$24M / Series C||InterWest Partners|
|May, 2007||Lombardi Software||$7.95M / Series D||InterWest Partners|
|Jan, 2006||NovusEdge||$6.5M / Series B (Lead)||InterWest Partners|
|Sep, 2005||Vendavo||$15M / Series E||InterWest Partners|
|Jul, 2005||Quickshift||$5.2M / Venture||InterWest Partners|
|Feb, 2005||Pivot3||$9M / Series B (Lead)||InterWest Partners|
|Mar 16, 2016||PE HUB - Pivot3 raises $55 mln in financing round|
|Mar 15, 2016||Xconomy - Post NexGen Purchase, Austin Software Firm Pivot3 Raises $55M|
|Mar 15, 2016||The Register - Pivot3 bags $54.6m. What'll it do now? Try to take over all-flash hyperconverged world|
|Jan 28, 2016||The Register - Pivot3 pivots, buys NexGen|
|Jan 27, 2016||Business Wire India - Pivot3 to Acquire NexGen Storage to Shift the Hyper-Converged Market toward More Dynamic Solutions|
|Jan 27, 2016||Xconomy - Next Buyer Up: Pivot3 Buys Colorado-Based SanDisk Spinout, NexGen|
|Dec 15, 2015||Business Wire - Pivot3 Custom Plug-in Streamlines Control of vSTAC OS Through Popular VMware vCenter Server|
|Jul 14, 2015||Business Wire - Lenovo and Pivot3 Launch a Global Hyper-Converged Infrastructure Solution, Exclusively to be Resold by Arrow Electronics|