Ricardo Gonzalez, Director, joined New Mountain in 2018. Prior to New Mountain, Ricardo was a Director at Hellman & Friedman (H&F) from 2013 to 2018. Throughout his career, Ricardo has partnered with management teams to define and operationalize value creation strategies. His operational focus has been on commercial excellence/revenue growth, productivity/cost improvement and human capital work across software, technology and service businesses.
Earlier in his career, Ricardo was a consultant at The Boston Consulting Group and led strategy and operational excellence projects in the consumer, healthcare and retail industries. He also worked in sales and marketing at Eli Lilly & Company.
Ricardo received his M.B.A from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and an M.S in Bioengineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as a Soros Fellow. He holds a B.S in Physics from the City University of New York (summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa).