Ralph Burrell


Ralph Burrell is a management consultant with more than 28 years’ experience supporting C-level executives, board members, and senior management. He has served on several boards including the Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce, Oakland Community College Business Advisory Board, Henry Ford Estate Board, University of Michigan–Dearborn Advisory Board, Atlanta Paralympics Committee, and others. Ralph has served as a trusted advisor to board members in public and privately held entities.

Mr. Burrell founded SymCon, a management consulting firm, and Alpha Capital Management, an investment management firm. He also helped to plan and launch a K–8 charter school and an educational management services company. Mr. Burrell currently works as an independent management consultant. Consulting clients have included Walbridge, Emerson Process Management, Oakland Community College, Wayne County Metropolitan Airport, Ernst and Young, Detroit Medical Center, Deloitte, General Motors, IBM, and various entrepreneurial ventures. Mr. Burrell is currently working with an internet technology company, assisting is securing venture capital and early stage funding. He has a MBA and BBA from the University of Michigan.