Ron focuses on evaluating and supporting branded consumer products and consumer technology businesses. Ron currently serves on the board of two Stripes' partners as the Chairman of Turtle Beach, a provider of headsets for gaming devices, and as a Director for Stella & Chewy's, a provider of all-natural freeze dried and frozen raw food for dogs and cats.
Ron is founder and principal of Erasmus Equity Investments and currently serves as a member of the board of overseers of Columbia Business School and as a sustaining board member of the Prevent Cancer Foundation. His past associations include being an advisor to the board of directors of Activision-Blizzard, member of the board of directors of Activision, president of Activision, chairman and chief executive officer of Activision Publishing, and president of Hunt-Wesson Snack Food, a division of ConAgra Foods. Earlier, he held progressive positions in marketing and general management with Procter & Gamble.
Ron lives in Manhattan Beach California, is a dual citizen (USA and the Netherlands) and he is married with four children.
MBA, Columbia University
BS in Economics, Hogere Economische School of Arnhem in The Netherlands