Richmond Wolf is a Partner, Portfolio Manager, and Investment Analyst at Capital World Investors, a division of Capital Research and Management. He covers medical technology in the U.S.
Wolf joined Capital in January 2006 and was formerly the assistant vice president for technology transfer at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), a nonprofit university that also manages the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) for NASA. He was a co-founder of WebEventBroadcasting and Xen Golf and was previously a member of the board of directors of Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Arxceo, and Micromanipulator, and he was the chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board of Arrowhead Research. He is a member of the board of trustees of Caltech, and he is chairman of the Ahmanson Lovelace Brain Mapping Medical Research Organization at UCLA.
Wolf is a graduate of Princeton University cum laude, received a PhD from Caltech, and is a registered patent agent.
He is based in Los Angeles.