Major & School:
San Diego State University
Ralph Molina thrives as a deal-maker by combining his unique strengths in storytelling, probabilistic thinking, valuation, capital allocation, and competitive strategy. After graduating from San Diego State University with B.S. in Finance, Cum Laude, he joined PwC's Deals group as a Valuation Associate, advising M&A and IPO deals like the T-Mobile Sprint deal and Exeter Finance (Blackstone Group Exit) IPO. He also founded Midstory Ventures, an exclusive value-focused investment club, structured as a general partnership and inspired by Berkshire Hathaway. During his time as a Venture Capital Associate with University Growth Fund, he specialized making growth investments in the likes of Airbnb, Flexport, and GrubMarket. His critical contributions as a deal lead and head of the Venture Capital Case Competition gave him invaluable experience to start his career.