Rich is CEO of Telematica, Inc., a holding company and consultancy with a practice in product strategy and business development for cloud computing and networked technologies. Since 2013, he has served on the Board of Cloudsoft Corp. Ltd (Edinburgh), and as the company’s non-executive Chairman since 2015.
Rich most recently co-founded and served as CEO of StreetLight Data, a ‘big data’ service delivering geospatial business intelligence for the in-store retail ecosystem. Prior to StreetLight, he served as CEO of Replicate Technologies, Inc., a provider of configuration management technology for virtualized data centers, and co-founded and served as COO of Univa Corporation, a provider of high-performance computing and datacenter management systems. He has also served an executive of Infomedia Corporation, Rapport Communication, and General Magic.
Rich’s career as technologist, consultant, executive, and an early investor has focused on the formation of technology companies and their offerings that provide wireless network infrastructure, enterprise messaging utilities and application services.
He focuses on IT infrastructure software, cloud technology, and “Big Data”.
Rich holds BA and MA degrees from Stanford University.