Chief Financial Officer
Ryan is a team-oriented leader with a reputation of aligning financial and business metrics to support business strategy and growth. Ryan is passionate about establishing a diverse and collaborative workplace where AQ employees thrive. Prior to AQ, Ryan was CFO of The Rainmaker Group, a global leader in revenue and profit optimization solutions for the hospitality sector.
Prior to that, Ryan held leadership positions in the financial planning and analysis functions for First Advantage, a workforce solutions company, where he supported all global FP&A activity including business plan development, forecasting, financial analysis, and business strategy. Ryan began his career as an auditor and financial consultant for Aprio, a nationally recognized, CPA-led business advisory firm where he assisted clients in the software and technology sectors.
Ryan holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree in accounting from Georgia Southern University. He enjoys beach vacations with his family and adventuring in the great outdoors.