Ronald Burkle Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 15
  • Portfolio
  • 9
  • Exits
  • 5

Ronald Burkle General Information


Mr. Ronald Burkle is a Co-Founder of A-Grade Investments. He is the Founder & serves as Chairman of the Board at The Ronald W. Burkle Foundation. He has served as Chairman of the Board and controlling shareholder of numerous companies including Alliance Entertainment, Golden State Foods, Dominick's, Fred Meyer, Ralphs, and Food4Less. Ron is Co-Chairman of the Burkle Center for International Relations at UCLA, founder of the Ronald Burkle Foundation and he is broadly involved in the community. He is a trustee of the Carter Center, the National Urban League, Frank Lloyd Wright Conservancy and AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA). Ron was the Founder and Chairman of the Ralphs/Food4Less Foundation and the Fred Meyer Foundation. He was a member of the board of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY), KB Home (NYSE: KBH), Kaufman & Broad (Euronext: KOF), Yahoo! (Nasdaq: YHOO), the J. Paul Getty Trust, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, The Music Center and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. Ron has received numerous honors and awards including the AFL-CIO's Murray Green Meany Kirkland Community Service Award, the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor Man of the Year, the Los Angeles County Boy Scouts Jimmy Stewart Person of the Year Award and the APLA Commitment to Life Award. He is also an angel investor.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • London
  • England, United Kingdom
+1 (310) 000-0000

Ronald Burkle Investments & Acquisitions (15)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
101 Studios 13-Mar-2020 Angel (individual) 000.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Startup 000000 000000
0000000 (000000000 10-Sep-2019 0000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 000000
0000 0000 20-Dec-2018 0000 00000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000000 000000
000000 19-Apr-2017 0000 00000 000 Clothing Generating Revenue 000000 000000
000000 20-Jan-2016 00000 00000 000.00 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue
000000 24-Nov-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Clothing Generating Revenue 000000 000000
00000 11-Nov-2015 0000 00000 00000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 000000 000000
000000000 03-Sep-2015 00000 00000 000.00 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 000000 000000
Relationship Science 12-Feb-2015 Later Stage VC 000.00 Database Software Generating Revenue 000000 000000 14-Jan-2014 Seed Round 00.000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Out of Business 000000 000000
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Ronald Burkle Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
IfOnly 27-Aug-2020 Merger/Acquisition
0000.00 29-Aug-2016 000 00 00000000
00000000 16-Dec-2014 000000000000000000
Brenco 18-Feb-2010 Merger/Acquisition 13-Oct-2000 Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg
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Ronald Burkle Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Ronald Burkle Angel Investor 00 0 0 London, United Kingdom
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Ronald Burkle Co-Investors (45)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Ascend Venture Group 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Founders Fund 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
GGV Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Greycroft 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Khosla Ventures 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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