Ron Heinz
Signal Peak Ventures

Building upon an extensive career in the information technology sector, Mr. Heinz is a founding partner and managing director of Signal Peak Ventures.  Mr. Heinz guides operations for the venture capital and growth equity firm, with over $500 million of assets under management.  As a former operating executive, he spends significant time with portfolio companies helping incorporate their technology into viable business structures.

Prior to Signal Peak, Mr. Heinz was a managing director at Canopy Ventures and previously served as the CEO of Phobos Corporation (acquired by SonicWALL) and Helius Corporation (acquired by Hughes Network Systems), as well as a Senior Vice President at Novell, Inc., where he spent 12 years. 

He holds a B.S. from the Virginia Polytechnic Institute, an MBA from American University and a Masters Certificate in Public Policy from Harvard's Kennedy School of Government.