The Honorable Richard Spencer was sworn in as the 76th secretary of the Navy and served in that office from 2017 to 2019. He is currently a Managing Director of Pallas Ventures, a private investment fund dedicated to growing dual-use technology companies.
Before being nominated as the Secretary of the Navy in 2017, Spencer was the Managing Director of Fall Creek Management, LLC. Prior to that, Mr. Spencer joined Intercontinental Exchange, Inc., as Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer. Before that, he served as President of Crossroads Investment Management, LLC.