Rick Juarez is Managing Director in the San Francisco office of Imperial Capital, focusing on the cloud security and infrastructure software and service sectors.
Rick was previously a Managing Director with Waller Capital. Prior to Waller, he was the Co-Head of Technology Investment Banking at Morgan Joseph TriArtisan where he advised infrastructure companies such as Advanced Data Centers, Media Temple, Digsby, Local.com, GlobalScape and others. Prior to Morgan Joseph, Rick worked as the Head of Investment Banking at Nollenberger Capital Partners. Rick also worked as a Managing Director and Private Placement Investment Committee Member at Robertson Stephens & Co.
Rick has more than 20 years of combined investment banking, strategy, and operations experience. He has advised on more than 50 public/private financings and merger and acquisition transactions representing more than $8 billion in transaction value.
Rick earned his M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School. Rick also received his B.S. in Finance, Magna cum Laude, from California State University, East Bay. Rick has also been awarded several U.S. Patent Office software patents.