Ryan is a Business Development Associate of Carmelina Capital Partners. In his role, Ryan is responsible for identifying and directly contacting prospects for potential partnerships on behalf of Carmelina. Prior to joining Carmelina, Ryan was at City National Bank, a Los Angeles-based commercial bank with over $87 billion of assets under management. During his tenure at City National, Ryan was an Assistant Vice President in the Structured Finance group focusing on providing financing and capital solutions for a portfolio of private businesses. In his role, Ryan was responsible for initiating and maintaining a dialogue with management teams, credit underwriting, and portfolio maintenance for prospective and existing borrowers.
Ryan is a graduate of Texas Christian University where he earned a BBA in Finance within TCU’s M.J. Neeley School of Business.
Ryan knows that extraordinary outcomes are often the result of strategically aligned, customized capital solutions that maximize existing competitive advantages.
He firmly believes that a simplistic approach and an emphasis on key strengths are the foundations for effective and mutually beneficial partnerships.
"I am neither clever nor especially gifted. I am only very, very curious." – Albert Einstein