Senior Vice President, Strategic Development
Rick is responsible for identifying and developing business/partnership opportunities, and the capabilities needed to support them at Cartesian.
His primary focus is on North American MSO/Cable operators, but he is also exploring other markets where Cartesian’s ability to solve complex problems can be leveraged.
Rick brings to Cartesian over 30 years of technology-focused leadership experience. He has a proven track record of delivering profitable growth and superior financial results through end-to-end leadership of business initiatives ranging from strategy formulation through to successful launch, implementation, and sustaining operations.
Rick spent sixteen years at Comcast Cable before joining the Cartesian team. His first responsibility was designing and deploying the cable modem infrastructure needed to support the launch of High-Speed Internet. Over his career, Rick played integral roles supporting Comcast’s phenomenal growth by executing engineering plans, supporting numerous product deployments, integrating new and acquired technology, facilitating organization change, and leading teams in the successful execution of initiatives. Prior to Comcast, Rick held technology leadership positions in the oil/gas, automotive, and health care industries.