A seasoned leader in both the world of business and military, Ryan translates his leadership experience and knowledge from sectors such as energy, renewables, utilities and nuclear into the SME world. His notable military assignments were command of the nuclear-powered submarine HMS Turbulent and ‘Teacher’ - responsible for teaching submarine captains to deal with the challenges of leadership, risk- taking and decision-making in the 21st Century.
He is chair of the Plymouth Argyle Community Trust, and is on the board of several companies. Ryan has an MA and MSc, is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and is part of the Windsor Leadership Programme Alumni. He is also the published author of SSN 14.