Ralph has been working in recruitment for ten years and has been focused on retained executive search for the last seven. Currently, he is a Director in the Financial Advisory Practice at Eastward Partners. He focuses on building meaningful relationships with clients and candidates. More specifically, Ralph works across the Restructuring and Transactions ecosystem, identifying, developing, and extracting top talent and advising clients on market intelligence and talent strategies.
Previously, Ralph worked within the FinTech, aerospace, defense, and technology industries, partnering with the leading firms and contractors. During this time, he led many successful searches centered around C-Suite and Senior leader opportunities.
Ralph joined Eastward Partners in 2022. His breadth of experience leading projects and searches for various roles within multiple sectors led him to pursue a new journey within Financial Advisory. Clients and candidates describe him as knowledgeable, trustworthy, and kind. Ralph has a keen eye for talent, a strong understanding of executive search, and a genuine candidate management approach.
Ralph enjoys traveling, fishing, music, and cooking when not working. Ralph holds a BS in Political Science with a minor in Urban & Community Studies from the University of Connecticut.