Christian is founder and General Partner of Covenant Capital Holdings, a management company. Prior to founding Covenant, Mr. Ruth spent 12 years in the private equity, investment banking and venture industries and completed more than $25 billion in value creation for Fortune 500 companies and investors. Most recently, he was Vice-President at Platinum Equity, a $10 Billion buy-out firm, where he executed numerous transactions and provided strategic oversight on the operational boards of selected portfolio companies. Prior to Platinum, Mr. Ruth worked in the mergers and acquisitions departments of Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse First Boston, where he worked with large and mid-sized technology companies such as Yahoo, Microsoft, HP, Cisco, Nortel Networks and AMD, among others. Mr. Ruth attended Tulane University, and received his B.S. in Management and Accounting.
Kim comes to Centric Source as the leader of daily operations and business development. She brings ten years of experience both running startups (RenewU) and as a global sales partner for software organizations (Bandwagon, CareerBuilder), she thrives on building relationships and genuinely solving problems. Kim, a native Clevelander, is based in Los Angeles and outside of anything technology related enjoys snowboarding, bodybuilding & her dogs.