RFA Expands London Office with Hire of George Ralph as Managing Director

RFA Expands London Office with Hire of George Ralph as Managing Director

December 8, 2014, LONDON, UK –RFA, trusted technology advisor to investment management clients for over two decades, today announced that George Ralph has joined the firm as Managing Director of RFA UK. RFA also announced the January opening of two data centres that will be part of the firm’s plan to provide its full portfolio of services to the UK and European asset management community, including RFA Cloud, disaster recovery, and outsourced IT, design, and implementation services. The expansion of the UK office represents RFA’s continued progress from an industry pioneer to a leading global firm.

Prior to joining RFA, George founded and grew three separate technology companies (one of which provided advice and service improvement programs to IT service providers across London) and will continue his commitment to service, strategy, and trusted relationships as a leader at RFA. He is passionate about improving service and client experiences and continues to help the sector in his role as an assessor for The British Computer society.  George has over fifteen (15) years’ technical experience in network and server architecture, large scale migrations utilising leading technology and brands such as Microsoft, Linux, VMware, Cisco, and Hosted Infrastructure.

“We are confident that George will play an important role in RFA’s legacy of providing industry-leading service and technology guidance to our clients,” said Richard Fleischman, CEO of RFA. “His history of strategic management and business acumen make him an important addition to our leadership team.”

“The opening of RFA’s data centre facilities located outside of London will allow us to deliver the same quality services we currently offer to our clients in the United States, with all the speed, resiliency, and security that they have come to expect,” said Yohan Kim, COO of RFA.

RFA Company Profile

RFA (Richard Fleischman & Associates) has been the trusted technology advisor to our financial services clients for over twenty years. Offering a full range of technology solutions with global data center operations, RFA serves the IT needs of businesses including hedge funds, private equity funds, fund of funds, private wealth management and investment management firms. Whether clients require on-site or cloud-based solutions, telephony or data systems, fully-managed IT or project management, RFA has the expertise to meet the industry-specific needs of our clients. RFA is headquartered in New York City with operations in New York, Connecticut, Boston, MA, and London.

Bringing together the combined resources of a seasoned executive team, over 175 carefully-selected technicians and a trusted group of partner companies, RFA delivers scalable, reliable and secure technology infrastructure to our clients. Over 520 firms rely on RFA to provide enterprise-grade technology solutions and support to keep their businesses running smoothly. www.RFA.com

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