In addition to investing his time and resources to help grow various businesses, Richard Goozh takes time to give back. As the CFO of Wave 80 Biosciences, a global technology leader in molecular diagnostics, Richard manages many strategic corporate functions including finance, human resources and administration.
Before joining Wave 80 Biosciences, Richard received his MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University. Prior to graduate school, he attended the University of Pennsylvania where he graduated from the Management and Technology program receiving degrees in electric engineering and finance. Richard has more than 20 years of experience in corporate finance and business development as both a corporate leader and investment banker. Some of the corporations to which he has contributed time during his career include Cambrian Partners, Wave 80 Biosciences, C.E. Unterberg, Towbin, TIMET and Cooper Industries.
In addition to Richard’s successful professional achievements, Richard is an active philanthropist within his community. Richard established the Goozh Philanthropic Trust through the JCF in 2010. His donations have benefited various non-profit organizations and foundations including the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America, the Central City Opera, the National Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, the Nature Conservancy and others.