Ron brings over two decades of experience in financial operations and corporate finance to BrightRoll. As chief financial officer, Ron oversees the company’s accounting, budgeting, analytics, real estate, legal and corporate development.
Prior to joining BrightRoll in 2011, Ron spent seven years at Yahoo!. As treasurer of Yahoo!, Ron managed global treasury operations, investment management, risk management, capital structure and capital market activities for over three years. Ron formerly served as a senior member of Yahoo!’s corporate finance group, where he was responsible for all capital market activities and was the finance lead for a number of acquisitions, investments and joint ventures including Flickr, Rivals, Whereonearth, the Yahoo!7 joint venture and Musicmatch. Prior to joining Yahoo!, Ron spent 12 years in investment banking working at Merrill Lynch, Lehman Brothers and Bank of America with clients in the technology and media sector on M&A and capital raising transactions.
Ron has a BA with honors from the University of Michigan and an MBA from Dartmouth College, where he was a Tuck Scholar.