Ralph Taylor-Smith

Ralph Taylor-Smith

Managing Director

ETS Strategic Capital

Ralph Taylor-Smith is the Managing Director of ETS Strategic Capital; he also serves as Chief Investment Officer (CIO) for the unit. Previously, Ralph was Managing Director at GE Ventures (the investment unit of General Electric Corp.) and before that, he was General Partner and Managing Director at Battelle Ventures (the investment unit of the Battelle Corporation – Battelle Memorial Institute). He initiated his tech-finance career on Wall Street in New York, working in Investment Banking at GoldmanSachs and at JPMorgan, focusing on Mergers & Acquisitions and IPOs for technology companies. Ralph was trained in Engineering and Finance at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Princeton University and he holds a Ph.D. in Engineering and an MBA in Finance. Ralph serves on a variety of Corporate For-Profit Boards, Advisory Boards, Non-Profit Boards, and Public-Service Boards.

Monday, August 9, 2021

Virtual Global Theatre

Impact Investing: How Do We Link Investment to Educational Opportunities?

Yevgen Borodin
Martin Basiri
Manu Smadja
Marlowe Johnson

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

BC to AD 3

New Models for Education Philanthropy

Ralph Taylor-Smith
Tom Dawson
Angela Jackson
Katy Knight