Derrek I. RansfordManaging Director California
Mr. Ransford joined Pathway in 2002 and is a managing director in the California office. He is responsible for investment analysis and conducting due diligence on primaries, secondaries, and co-investments; negotiating and reviewing investment vehicle documents; and client servicing. Mr. Ransford is co-head of Pathway’s co-investment team and is a member of the firm’s Co-investment Subcommittee. Mr. Ransford also serves on the advisory boards of several private market partnerships.
Prior to joining Pathway, Mr. Ransford worked for two years at Deloitte & Touche as an auditor and at Arthur Andersen for one year as a financial analyst in the Financial Valuations Group. Mr. Ransford received a BA in business economics, with an emphasis in accounting, from the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is a CFA charterholder and a certified public accountant (inactive).