Managing Director | Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC
191 Peachtree Street NE
Ron is a managing director with Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC (DCF) and leads DCF's Technology Group. Prior to joining DCF, Ron served as a managing director at McColl Partners, LLC where he served as the head of the firm's Technology Group. His transaction experience includes nearly 25 years of investment banking and M&A advisory services to public and private clients, and investors within various sectors of the technology industry, including areas such as software and services, Internet and digital media, electronics, communications, and energy technology. Ron is also active in the areas of automotive technology and services, financial technology (including payments), and health care information technology and services.
During Ron's investment banking career, he has assisted clients in completing more than $10 billion in M&A and corporate advisory transactions-approximately $8.0 billion for technology companies. Previously, Ron served in senior investment banking roles with nationally and internationally recognized investment banks.
- Exclusive financial advisor to BlackBerry Limited on its sale of its European research and development operations to Volkswagen AG/Volkswagen Infotainment GmbH
- Exclusive financial advisor to Identity Finder, LLC on its sale to Inverness Graham Investments, Inc.
- Exclusive financial advisor to Tweddle Group on its sale of Tweddle Connect to Nuance Communications, Inc.
- Exclusive financial advisor to Rent A Toll, LTD. on its sale to American Traffic Solutions, a portfolio holding of Goldman Sachs
- Exclusive financial advisor to Tweddle Group on its majority recapitalization with The Gores Group
- Exclusive financial advisor to Optimal Payments Plc. on its acquisition of Meritus Payment Solutions and Global Merchant Advisors
- Financial advisor to Salesforce.com on its U.S. Initial Public Offering (Nasdaq)*
- Co-advisor to Oracle Corporation on its $3 billion debt financing in support of its acquisition of PeopleSoft, Inc.*
- Exclusive Financial Advisor to QRS Corp. in its sale to Inovis, a Golden Gate Capital portfolio company*
- Exclusive financial advisor to Lexcel Solutions, Inc., on its sale to Clear2Pay n/v s/a*
- Exclusive financial advisor to ActivCard, SA on its acquisition of Authentic8 International*
Education & Certifications
- Colorado State University: BA, Economics
- 191 Peachtree Street, Suite 1500, Atlanta, GA 30303
- 555 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
*References an engagement that was performed by individual prior to his joining DCF.
Transactions presented may include transactions for which DCF professionals provided services while employed at McColl Partners LLC.
Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC advises Global Software, Inc. in its majority recapitalization with Thompson Street Capital Partners