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Feb 6, 2022

RingStone welcomes Paul Birks as Chief Client Officer (CCO). Paul joins RingStone’s C-Suite as the organization’s first CCO, supporting the business’ mission to be a leading client-centric consulting firm, delivering unrivaled value to investors and tech-enabled businesses to do more through advisory, technology, and data.


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Monday, February 7, 2022


Monday, Feb 7, 2022

Tallinn, Monday, Feb 7, 2022. RingStone, a leading technical due diligence, value creation, and software provider, welcomes Paul Birks as its Chief Client Officer. Paul comes to RingStone with an impressive background in technology, private equity, and M&A advisory, delivering client success, with a strong track record in leadership roles.

"I’m thrilled to team up with Hazem Abolrous again and join RingStone at such an exciting moment in the company’s growth. As someone who has been influenced by technology, investment, and value-creation throughout my career it’s inspiring to be part of a company that is driven by its values and purpose and focused on its clients, its people, and its data-driven technology and insights. Technology has played a key role in a record-breaking year post-pandemic, as tech-enabled businesses and investors look to de-risk their investments and maximize their returns. RingStone is a trusted advisor, partnering with clients to achieve their goals and I am delighted to be joining the executive team, at such an exciting time,” said Paul Birks.

“Paul will serve alongside the executive board, creating a client-centered strategy, building long-term relationships, architecting and delivering the client experience. I am very excited to be partnering with Paul again and the value he brings to RingStone with his rich experience and leadership,” said Hazem Abolrous, Managing Partner and CEO.

We are delighted to welcome a leader with such depth and breadth of experience. Paul’s background in private equity, tech-enabled businesses, and technical due diligence advisory will be immensely valuable as RingStone helps its clients navigate this period of reimagining work, technology, and investment.

About RingStone

RingStone partners with private equity investors, software, and tech-enabled companies to add value to their businesses and investments. RingStone provides buy-side/sell-side technical due diligence, company benchmarks, and a host of other services including software architecture and organizational diagnostics.

RingStone employees are senior software professionals (e.g. CTOs), leaders with a strong business acumen focused on company transformations. With years in the software industry and private equity, our experience has helped us understand the key challenges facing investors and portfolio companies to deliver value from the deal onset throughout the exit.


The RingStone team is united by a common vision to use our experience, the power of technology, and data to solve those challenges for investors and companies providing a distinctive approach in technology due diligence and value creation. To learn more about RingStone, click here


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