Ron is the President & CEO of Redstone Capital, the private equity division of The Redstone Companies. Since 2009, he has also served as President & CEO of Cafe Express, a wholly owned fast casual restaurant portfolio company with 19 locations.
Prior to joining Redstone in 2005, Ron was a Principal in the Private Equity Division of Credit Suisse First Boston (“CSFB”) where he worked in the CSFB and the Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette (“DLJ”) merchant banking funds, including the $2.7 billion CSFB Equity Partners Fund; the $600 million CSFB International Equity Partners Fund; the $5.3 billion DLJ Merchant Banking Partners III Fund; and the $175 million DLJ Growth Capital Partners Fund.
Ron received a B.B.A. in Finance with honors from the University of Texas, and he earned a Masters of Business Administration from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Ron is a CFA charterholder.