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Alex Ring, Founder (contact)
Teraprom was founded in 2009 by Alex Ring, a long time conservationist and land investor. Alex is a west-central Illinois native, having grown up in Schuyler County in the small town of Rushville. He holds a B.S. in Finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2006) and an MBA from Harvard Business School (2013). Previously, Alex worked for Hancock Natural Resource Group (www.hnrg.com), one of the largest private land investment funds in the world with $12 billion of assets under management and 6.6 million acres of land. Since 2007, Alex has worked as an investment banker at Lincoln International where he advises business owners, private equity firms and corporations on mergers and acquisitions. Alex serves on the Board of Directors of the La Moine River Ecosystem Partnership, an organization dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the La Moine River in west-central Illinois and the Advisory Board of Northwater Consulting, a natural resources consulting firm. In his spare time, Alex enjoys being outdoors hiking, hunting, fishing, ATV riding, nature watching and doing conservation work.

Steven Yeater, Staff Member, Land & Forest Products (contact)