Chief Revenue Officer
Ryan is a Co-founder of Ibis Capital. He is responsible for the firm’s revenue lifecycle, and heads up Business Development and Strategic Partnerships.
Prior to co-founding Ibis Capital, Ryan was a Principal at La Jolla Group of Morgan Stanley Smith Barney. La Jolla Group built a team of specialists that focused exclusively on helping business entrepreneurs sell their businesses.
Originally from South Africa, Ryan moved to the United States after accepting a full scholarship to run track and cross country at Kansas State University. He became a US Citizen in 2006. Ryan is involved with the Navy SEAL Foundation, the YMCA Indian Princesses and is an avid skier & snowboarder. Ryan lives in the Santaluz community of San Diego with his wife Krista, daughters, Lindsay and Kennedy, and dog Cali.
Ryan is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional, and holds a Master of Business Administration, International Finance (MBA) degree from Kansas State University.