New York City / Tuesday Feb 23,2016
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

Ralph Clark: Gun Violence Reduction

NYU Urban Seminar

Vanderbilt Hall Room 208 40 Washington Square South

Thank you Ralph Clark for leading this NYU Urban Seminar, titled "Big Data, Focused Deterrence and Community Engagement: The Path to Impactful and Measurable Gun Violence Reduction". To read the Furman Center's summary of the event, click here

The NYU Urban Seminar is co-hosted by the Marron Institute and the Furman Center.


Ralph Clark
President and CEO / Shotspotter

A veteran of numerous successful technology start-ups, Ralph A. Clark brings 30 years of extensive corporate, financial and organizational leadership to his position as SST, Inc.’s President and Chief Executive Officer. Most recently, Clark was CEO of GuardianEdge Technologies Inc., where he led the transformation of the company into a leader in endpoint data protection and was instrumental in its recent acquisition by Symantec.

Prior to GuardianEdge, Clark served as vice president of finance for Adaptec through its acquisition of Snap Appliance, which he helped engineer. He was responsible for worldwide financial planning and analysis of Snap Appliance, serving as its chief financial officer. Previous to his role at Snap Appliance, he worked at several venture capital backed start-up companies, leading several to successful acquisitions. Early in his career, Clark held executive sales and marketing roles at IBM; post business school he was an investment banker at Goldman Sachs and Merrill Lynch, where he was instrumental in many successful technology transactions.

He is a member of the board of directors for PrintRoom and Tactical Survey Group, and also serves as a trustee at the Oakland Museum of California. Clark holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of the Pacific, and a master’s degree in business administration from Harvard Business School.