10 years of PE experience, including eight at RLH
Current portfolio company engagements include RGM and Siteworx.
Wharton undergrad, UCLA Anderson for MBA
Top quotes (courtesy of John Wooden):
Why a career in private equity – it became clear that I wasn’t NBA material (my childhood dream), and I didn’t want to be an attorney because several family members already were. I tried investment banking and realized that I get greater satisfaction from helping entrepreneurs achieve their lofty goals. There is nothing more rewarding than seeing a company grow quickly and knowing you are a contributor to that success.
Outside of the office, 99% of his time is spent with his wife and two young boys. The other 1% is spent on the links. Ryan loves the challenge of golf… if only he had the time to get good.
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