Ryan joined 1607 Capital in April of 2008. He is responsible for carrying out research projects as identified by the investment team. Prior to joining the 1607 team, he worked in mutual fund operations at Wachovia Securities. Ryan has been awarded his CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) designation. He received his MBA from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2012 and his BS in 2006 from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.