RuthAnn DeFrang

RuthAnn DeFrang


Client Service & Marketing

RuthAnn joined Peregrine in 2007 and is responsible for client service and marketing of Peregrine’s specialty equity strategies, with a primary focus on clients, consultants and institutional investors in the Western United States.

Prior to joining Peregrine, RuthAnn spent ten years at Piper Jaffray in an institutional sales role.

Previously she was a Regional and International Sales Manager for Varitronic Systems, a division of W.H. Brady where she was responsible for developing distribution networks both domestically and throughout Eastern Europe, Latin America and South Africa. RuthAnn has also been in a sales/client service role at GE Capital, W.W. Grainger and began her career with the ARA Refreshment Services, a division of ARAMARK.

RuthAnn holds a BBA from the University of Minnesota, Duluth and an MBA from the University of Minnesota – Carlson School of Management.