An experienced and successful investor in the ICT sector. Responsible for managing one of the largest ICT investment programmes in EMEA. Transacted investments throughout Western and Eastern Europe, Russia, Middle East and Africa.
Skilled in defining and executing market/sector investment strategies; and adding value to portfolio companies as an active board member. Demonstrated skill in driving successful exits via IPO, M&A and secondary sales channels in all geographies.
Excellent mix of skills for an investor: electronic engineering training and experience, followed by substantive periods in corporate finance, venture capital and treasury roles.
Proficient in fixed income, FX and debt capital markets after 5 years as Treasurer for Intel EMEA.
Ralf has three decades of international experience in Management, Start-Ups and as an investors. Ralf was the first angel investor in MySQL and carried a key role in assisting the MySQL AB founders develop the first business plan.
President & CEO, Mindjet; President & COO, Telelogic AB; SVP, Sales & Corporate Development, Nexgenix; Regional Director, Bachman Information Systems
Aledia, PolyStream, ProGlove, Prophesee, SigFox, and what3words
HeavenHR, Nordic Telecom, and RapidMiner
Cision, and Quotient Technology