Ryan joined Eastside in 2022. At Eastside, he sources and leads the execution of new investment opportunities across the healthcare, technology and technology-enabled services verticals. He also provides strategic and operational support to Eastside’s portfolio companies.
Prior to joining Eastside, Ryan was a Principal at Arcspring, a middle-market private equity firm based in Atlanta, GA, focused on leveraging technology to create differentiation across business services companies.
Before Arcspring, Ryan was a Principal at New Capital Partners, a middle-market private equity firm based in Birmingham, AL, where he worked for over 8 years. At NCP, Ryan sourced and led the execution of new investment opportunities across the healthcare and financial technology verticals, primarily. He also provided strategic and operational support to NCP’s portfolio companies as a board member.
Prior to joining NCP, Ryan worked in the Strategic Planning group of First Wind, a wind energy portfolio company of Madison Dearborn and DE Shaw, where he was heavily involved with the firm’s corporate capital raising efforts and new wind farm evaluations. Before First Wind, Ryan was an Analyst in the Global Industrials Group of UBS Investment Bank, executing numerous sell-side and buy-side M&A transactions, as well as debt and equity financings.
Ryan earned an MBA from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia and a BS from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia.