Ron Watson

Ron Watson Lewis & Clark Ventures Principal

Ron has a deep conviction that the next wave of successful tech companies will be built between the coasts. He’s energized by working with entrepreneurs seeking to build generational businesses.

Ron was a long-time management consultant with A.T. Kearney and enjoys rolling up his sleeves and working with founders to tackle the stickiest operational problems. Ron joined Lewis & Clark Ventures in 2015 as one of its first hires. He is a director at Beam, Territory, and Waldo Photos and an observer at Springbuk, Blue Medora, and Summersalt.

Ron holds a B.S. from Indiana University in Finance and Accounting, a M.A. in International Economics from the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) at Johns Hopkins, and a Ph.D. in Political Science from Washington University in St. Louis.