Managing Director, Goldman Sachs
Ralston is co-head of Execution Services for EMEA and co-head of Goldman Sachs Electronic Trading in EMEA. He serves on the EMEA Securities Division Best Execution Committee. Ralston joined Goldman Sachs as a managing director in 2015. Previously, Ralston was the chief operations officer of SunGard’s brokerage business, responsible for SunGard’s real-time market data business, MarketMap, and the SunGard Global Network. Before that, he was senior vice president of product management and helped shape the strategic direction of SunGard’s trading business in the United States, exploring integration opportunities across product lines and defining new product offerings. Before joining SunGard, Ralston was chief technology officer at Wells Fargo Securities. Ralston earned a BA in Business Economics and Geography from the University of California at Santa Barbara in 1998.