Mr. Ryan joined Castlelake in 2015 and is focused on aviation investment opportunities. Prior to joining Castlelake, Mr. Ryan was with Craig-Hallum Capital Group's investment banking group where he focused on M&A transactions. Mr. Ryan started at Wells Fargo's corporate banking group as a financial analyst where he focused on investment grade credit opportunities for financial institutions. Mr. Ryan received his B.S. degree with distinction from the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management in finance and accounting.