Ryan Van Wagenen is an American financier, currently focusing his efforts in Private Equity. In 2011, Ryan was promoted to Director at Global Private Equity. Ryan is a Westminster College alumnus where he received a Bachelor of Science in finance. Ryan actively engages in sports and looks to continue his philanthropy efforts.

As the Director of Global Private Equity, Ryan Van Wagenen oversees the origination process providing and leading the team in deal assessment, modeling, due diligence and transaction negotiation to closure. In addition, Ryan also leads execution and helps manage the transaction process, structuring and negotiating of the detailed terms of the investment opportunity.

In 2009, Ryan Van Wagenen began working at Global Private Equity. Global Private Equity is a placement and advisory firm dedicated to raising capital worldwide. After quickly being recognised as a leader, Ryan was promoted to Director in 2011. Ryan Van Wagenen currently lives in Salt Lake City, Utah.

After graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Westminster College, Ryan Van Wagenen took a corporate level job within Operations at Citi Trends from 2006 to 2009. Citi Trends is an American retail clothing chain. Citi Trends opened its first store in Savannah, Georgia in 1958 under the name Allied Department Stores. Citi Trends is listed as "CTRN" on the NASDAQ.

Ryan Van Wagenen plans to continue to develop his skill set at Global Private Equity in the distant future. Ryan plans to branch out eventually and look for opportunities to build a business and develop a corporation. Ryan is considered by many to be a workaholic and will do whatever it takes to succeed in his business endeavours.

Ryan Van Wagenen plans to further develop his relationships with his friends and family. Ryan hopes to leave a positive legacy behind for his family. He wishes for his future children to enjoy the financial security to pursue their dreams in life.