Ryan Kunisch is a Senior Advisor to Elevation Gained Partners on financial and operational due diligence, growth strategy, private equity-backed M&A, and operational value creation. He also advises the firm’s clients and investors on nexgen technology, including Industrial IoT and construction technology.
Ryan is currently Vice President of Corporate Development & Partnerships for Assignar, a disruptive early-stage construction technology venture. Formerly General Manager of Trimble Navigation’s general construction contractor technology division, Ryan has spear-headed $2bln acquisitions and 25 M&A and joint venture deals. Previously, Ryan held various executive positions at Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX), including Executive Director of Product Management, Chief of Staff, and Director of Financial Planning & Analysis. Prior to GHX, he was a Finance Manager in IBM’s Global Services Utilities Sector Group. Ryan began his career in corporate accounting at Vail Resorts.
Ryan holds MBA and MS in Finance degrees from the University of Colorado at Denver and a BA in Economics from the University of Northern Colorado.
Ryan resides with his family outside Denver, Colorado. He is an avid mountain biker and world traveler.