Ryan started his career as an IT consultant in London. On his return to South Africa he worked for two small local consulting companies before joining the Monitor Group, a leading global strategy consulting company in 1998. During his 4 years at Monitor, Ryan worked in Johannesburg, New York and London on projects ranging from redesigning an incentive scheme on a Coal Mine to developing a new methodology for building websites around “Customer Experiences”.
Prior to founding PortfolioMetrix with Brandon, Ryan spent 8 years as a freelance management consultant working on a wide variety of strategic and operational projects in the UK and South Africa. The projects have ranged from architecting and managing the building of a valuation and scenario management solution for a R15 Billion mining company to designing and managing the development of critical new products and management systems for Europe’s largest and fastest growing WiFi Network.
Ryan is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) and has a Bachelor of Accounting (Honours) from the University of South Africa and a Master of Science in Management from Boston University.