Ramsey Goodrich is a Managing Director and Partner at Carter Morse & Mathias and the head of the firm’s Consumer Industries group. Mr. Goodrich specializes in advising companies on raising institutional capital, mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures and other strategic advisory initiatives. He brings more than 20 years of experience as a financial professional advising entrepreneurs, business owners and corporate executives on strategies to maximize shareholder value. Over the course of his career, Mr. Goodrich has advised on transactions which total more than $3.5 billion in value.
Prior to joining Carter Morse & Mathias, Mr. Goodrich was a managing director of Spinnaker Group Capital Advisors LLC, an investment banking firm based in Darien, Connecticut. Previously, Mr. Goodrich was a vice president of E&Y Corporate Finance, an affiliate of Ernst & Young, in their North America M&A and Capital Markets group and co-founded the Financial Sponsors Coverage Group. He has also held various advisory positions at Banque Paribas and Chase Manhattan.
Mr. Goodrich currently is a Global Board Member for the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) and is also the Chairman (2012-2014) and Past President (2005-2011) of the Connecticut Chapter of the ACG. Locally, he is a Board member of the Exit Planning Exchange (XPX), a member of Connecticut Venture Group, and a former judge for the Crossroads Venture Fair. He was formally a Board member and Treasurer of Stepping Stones Museum for Children and a former coach and an active volunteer with Wakeman Boys and Girls Club. He currently is active in fundraising for the Connecticut Challenge, a charity focused on cancer survivorship, and a coach for Fairfield Youth Lacrosse.
Mr. Goodrich received his master of business administration degree from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University and his bachelor of arts degree in economics from St. Lawrence University. He also completed MBA graduate studies in international business administration at the Institut Superieur des Affaires (ISA) at L'Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC) in France. Mr. Goodrich holds his NASD Series 7, 63 and 79 securities licenses and is a Registered Representative for FINRA.