Rick joined the firm in 2007 and was one of the founding partners of Mooreland’s West Coast practice. Rick is a senior member of the Industrial Technologies and Electronics and Enterprise Software teams, with an emphasis on automation, robotics, embedded systems, storage technology and IT services. Rick has over 20 years of experience in technology investment banking and finance. Prior to joining Mooreland, Rick was a managing director and Co-Head of SVB Alliant’s Enterprise Systems Group.
Prior to SVB Alliant, Rick was head of the Computer Infrastructure Group at Broadview International where he specialized in providing M&A advice to producers of computer peripherals, storage, embedded systems and test and measurement instruments and production equipment. Prior to Broadview, Rick was a member of the U.S. corporate finance group of Robert Fleming, an international merchant banking organization, and its Asian affiliate, Jardine Fleming. Rick started his career practicing public accounting with Touche, Ross & Co.
Rick received a BBA from Boise State University. Rick qualified as a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Management Accountant.