Prior to joining Kranz, Rich was CFO at ff Venture Capital, an Early Stage VC based in New York, where he managed all Financial and Accounting Operations at the firm. He also served as the firm’s Director of Fund Accounting and Controller during his tenure.
Previously, Rich worked for Early Growth Financial Services as a Consulting CFO. In that role, he served as a fractional CFO for multiple Venture Funds and Startups throughout the country.
Rich began his career within the Hedge Fund industry, most notably as an Analyst with Vicis Capital, LLC, a multi-strategy hedge fund based in New York.
Rich holds an M.B.A. from Fordham University and a B.S. in Finance from St. John’s University.
Rich enjoys working with a variety of clients, and especially with emerging managers. He finds it interesting to compare how different clients approach investing and operating their firms within VC.
In Rich’s spare time, you can find him watching or driving his three kids to their dance classes, baseball games, or tennis lessons. He has fun traveling with his family and is an avid New York sports fan.