The Ripple Team
Ryan Ogle
CEO
Ryan Ogle, CEO

Ripple co-founder and former CTO of Tinder. Engineer-turned-entrepreneur. I’m passionate about creating new products - like Ripple - and building businesses around them.

Ripple co-founder and former CTO of Tinder. Engineer-turned-entrepreneur. I’m passionate about creating new products - like Ripple - and building businesses around them.

Paul Cafardo
CSO
Paul Cafardo, CSO

Ripple co-founder and a former Director of Engineering at Tinder. Uniting design and engineering not only challenges me to rethink existing products, but also exposes new ground on which to build. I am devoted to developing ambitious ideas into easy products.

Ripple co-founder and a former Director of Engineering at Tinder. Uniting design and engineering not only challenges me to rethink existing products, but also exposes new ground on which to build. I am devoted to developing ambitious ideas into easy products.

Gareth Johnson
CPO
Gareth Johnson, CPO

Ripple co-founder and former Lead Designer at Tinder. Believer in the subtle strength of The Little Things. I’m interested creating solid products at the intersection of is good, feels good, and looks good. We hope you love Ripple — we made it for you.

Ripple co-founder and former Lead Designer at Tinder. Believer in the subtle strength of The Little Things. I’m interested creating solid products at the intersection of is good, feels good, and looks good. We hope you love Ripple — we made it for you.

Mike Presz
Board Member
Mike Presz, Board Member

Mr. Presz brings his 30+ years of business, technical, international, and leadership experience to Ripple. After 15 years in management consulting, Mike spent 7 years as CTO of Match.com, 3 years as Executive VP of Match.com running the international business and 5+ years in various executive M&A/Business Development roles at IAC and Match. During his time at Match, the company has grown from a valuation of $100M to a public company worth over $5B.

Mr. Presz brings his 30+ years of business, technical, international, and leadership experience to Ripple. After 15 years in management consulting, Mike spent 7 years as CTO of Match.com, 3 years as Executive VP of Match.com running the international business and 5+ years in various executive M&A/Business Development roles at IAC and Match. During his time at Match, the company has grown from a valuation of $100M to a public company worth over $5B.