Ted oversees the finance, tax, risk management, human resources, information technology and management information systems as well as compliance for the firm.
Prior to joining Cyprium in 2014, Ted spent 26 years as the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Partner for Morgenthaler, a national private equity and venture capital firm where he helped raise over $3 billion of investment capital that provided financing to more than 350 companies. Earlier in his career, Ted was the Chief Financial Officer for a regional real estate development firm. He began his professional career with the international public accounting firm Deloitte, LLP. Ted has also consulted with several early stage and middle-market companies providing financial and strategic support.
He received his MBA and his BBA, with a major in accounting, both from Cleveland State University. In 2019 Ted received The Distinguished Alumni Award from the Monte Ahuja College of Business in recognition for his career achievements as well as philanthropic support and service to the University.
Growing up in urban Cleveland, Ted appreciates the value of education and mentorship, serving on the Finance and Audit Committee for JumpStart, a nationally recognized economic development organization, and is a member of the Cleveland State University College of Business Visiting Committee. He is also a board member of the Weston Innovation Lab. In his free time, he enjoys getting in a good bike ride. Ted and his wife live in Chagrin Falls, Ohio.