Ralph is a Partner and Head of Continental Europe in Pantheon’s Investor Relations team. His role incorporates responsibility for our coverage across Continental Europe and our distribution relationships in Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Spain and Switzerland. Ralph also sources deals for Pantheon’s Secondaries team. Prior to Pantheon, Ralph served as a Managing Director with bmp AG in Germany, where he established a fund of funds business in 2005. Prior to that he served as a MD in the German Venture Capital markets from 1998 to 2005 where he was responsible for a number of investments, trade sales and IPOs. Ralph started his career in IT consulting and software development. He has a degree in economics from FU Berlin.