Ron is a Partner, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer, and Chief Administrative Officer of HighVista Strategies, where he has oversight of Legal and Compliance, Finance, Operations, Information Technology and Human Resources. Prior to joining HighVista in 2014, Ron was a Vice President in the Legal Department of Affiliated Managers Group, Inc. where he helped AMG manage relationships with its investment management affiliates and provided general counseling services to those affiliates. Prior to AMG, Ron spent most of his career representing corporations and venture capital, private equity and hedge fund investment managers in acquisitions, investments and public offerings while working as an attorney at Jones Day, Weil Gotshal and Proskauer. Ron received his BBA from Southern Methodist University and JD and MBA degrees from Emory University. Ron is also a Certified Public Accountant (Texas).