14135 Midway Road
Addison, Texas 75001
(866) 380-8332 | (214) 545-3300
Ralph is the Founder and Managing Principal of HawkPeak, operating under First Financial Equity Corporation (FFEC).
HawkPeak is an independent financial services intermediary with specialized focus on investment advisory, investment management, financial products, cap intro. HawkPeak works directly with financial advisors, endowments, institutions, family offices, independent broker dealers, registered investment advisors, and the like offering advice and guidance centric to financial products and services.
Ralph has a Master’s of Business Administration (MBA) from The University of Michigan’s prestigious Ross School of Business, his undergraduate degree in Economics from Western Michigan University, and his associates degree in General Business and Economics from Albion College. Ralph is designated as a Certified Investment Manager Analyst (CIMA®) from The University of Pennsylvania – Wharton School of Business and The Investment Management Consulting Association (IMCA®).
Ralph has 32 years of industry experience crafted over decades working for well-known firms like Merrill Lynch, Pioneer Investments, Munder Capital Management, AXA/Equitable, Jackson National Life, GE Capital, and Sun Life of Canada.
Ralph and his wife, Laurie, split time between Chicago and Saugatuck (MI) with their three beloved furry family . They have two daughters who live close by, Ashley and Paige, and one granddaughter, Isabella Grace.