OUR TEAM

a unique combination of skills across a broad range of industry sectors


Experience  Ryan has over 15 years of Consumer & Retail investment banking experience with a primary focus on restaurant, food and beverage companies. Ryan specializes in structuring equity and debt financings for emerging growth capital needs as well as mergers and acquisitions. Ryan has held the role of Managing Director and Head of Restaurants / Food & Beverage at C&Co/PrinceRidge, a New York based investment bank as well as Morgan Keegan (n/k/a Raymond James). In addition, Ryan worked in the Consumer & Retail group at Jefferies and Wachovia Securities (n/k/a Wells Fargo) executing transactions for some of the industry's leading restaurant operators.

Education  BS in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Pittsburgh.
MBA from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.

Personal  Ryan lives in Charlotte with his wife Angela and several rescue animals, including a Boxer, Great Dane, Old English Bulldog, Pitbull mix, and Blue & Gold Macaw.