Ryan Nelson is a strategic advisor and investor in digital/tech startups and crypto.
As an advisor, Ryan primarily focuses on TMT and finance, providing guidance to clients ranging from early-stage startups through to the public sector. He leverages his well-rounded skillset in strategy, operations, finance, and deal execution gained through experience working for leading global firms such as Oliver Wyman (strategy / operations consulting) and Citi (investment banking), as well as a startup, Mostest.
As an investor, Ryan is an active angel in the tech space, selectively focusing on firms seeking to leverage digital solutions and technology to solve significant problems faced by people every day. Additionally, he is an avid participant in the blockchain and crypto sector, having first experimented with investments in bitcoin back in 2013.
He is globally minded and connected and has worked and lived in numerous countries across North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and East Asia.
Ryan holds an MBA from Wharton, where he majored in Finance and graduated in the top 10% of his class. He also has a BA from Harvard in Government.