Rich Palmer

Cofounder & CTO
  • Previously: athenahealth, RelSci, OvenAlly, CapitallQ
  • 10 years in the tech industry

As co-founder and CTO of Gravyty, the first and leading artificial intelligence company focused solely on social good, Rich Palmer is driven by applying technology in ways that improve our world for the better. Under Rich’s leadership, Gravyty has created the first suite of AI tools for fundraiser enablement. These tools have been proven to help organizations raise more revenue for their causes without hiring more staff, predict potential donors, and change the behavior of frontline fundraisers to increase efficiency.

Prior to Gravyty, Rich was senior product manager and software engineer at RelSci, a $120M business connection intelligence platform and the head of portfolio analytics for Standard & Poor’s CapitalIQ’s quantitative solutions team. Rich is also a natural entrepreneur and has founded four technology-based companies. He was the recipient of the 2015-2016 Entrepreneurship Award from Babson College.

Rich holds a BS in Economics and Information Technology from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and an MBA from Babson. He lives in the Greater Boston area with his wife, Brittany, and dog, Atlas.