Born Ray Leppan, he is a WWE professional wrestler. He was formerly a two-time FCW Florida Heavyweight Champion under the name Leo Kruger.
He began his career competing in the smaller leagues: World Wrestling Professionals and Florida Championship Wrestling.
He took the stage name Leo Kruger in tribute to the former president of South Africa, Paul Kruger.
He and his brother formed the tag team, "Brothers of Doom." He married Cassandra Leppan and together they had two children.
He and Jack Swagger both spent time in the Florida Championship Wrestling league.