Ryan is a Managing Director in Dallas and serves as Protivti’s global solution leader for the Finance Process Optimization practice. He has over 17 years of experience in management consulting and Finance operations, specializing in process improvement, cost reduction strategies, and data management. Ryan has extensive experience in consumer goods and services, manufacturing, energy, private equity and higher education.
At Protiviti, Ryan directs the Finance Process Optimization services for the firm. These services include consulting arrangements around finance process improvement, SG&A cost reduction, shared services, process standardization and consolidation, outsourcing advisory, as well as overall finance organization design.
Before joining Protiviti, Ryan was a Managing Director at Alvarez & Marsal, LLC (A&M). While at A&M, he started the business consulting practice in north Texas and also served in regional and national leadership roles within the Finance Solutions practice. Prior to A&M, Ryan was the Global Vice President of Finance at LSG Sky Chefs. He started his career at Andersen Consulting (now Accenture), where he was a leader for the Finance and Performance Management service line.
Ryan has a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from the University of Mississippi. He also attended the Accenture Advanced Business Management Program at the Center for Professional Education in St. Charles, IL and holds the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification. In the community, Ryan is a member of the Board of Directors of the James L. West Alzheimer Center in north Texas.