Raymond Sidney, PhD

Hertz Fellow: Raymond Sidney, PhD

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Area of Study


Fellowship Years

1991 - 1995

Co-owner, Ritz-Carlton Residences, Dove Mountain

Ray Sidney is co-owner of the Ritz-Carlton Residences, Dove Mountain. He is an angel investor and the owner of the real estate investment company Big George Ventures, and he sits on the board of directors of xG Technology. Ray also serves on various committees at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and is a member of the XPRIZE Foundation's Vision Circle. He is an enthusiastic winter sports participant and a co-founder of Lake Tahoe Epic Curling. Ray holds an AB in mathematics from Harvard University, a PhD in mathematics from MIT, and an MBA from UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business.


1995 - Digital Signatures from Probabilistically Checkable Proofs