Frank Ronchetti supports the growth of companies backed by private equity and venture capital investors. As a capital provider, he has been an investor, banker, board member, and financial intermediary, working for institutions such as GE Equity (the private investment unit of GE Capital) and Erste Bank (Austria’s third largest bank). As a recipient of capital, over the past 12 years, Frank has served as Chief Financial Officer for software and biotechnology companies. His industry experience also includes work in manufacturing, financial services, and sports & entertainment. Frank worked in Europe for 15 years before moving to Denver in 2003. He has a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Stanford University and an MBA from UCLA.
Frank is currently an Advisor in the Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network, and he is working on a number of other projects while he looks for the right opportunity to dive into on a full-time basis. For the past 8 years, he was CFO of Biodesix, a biotech company that discovers and commercializes diagnostic tests that guide treatment decisions in oncology.