Larry Ryan

Larry Ryan began his executive search career in 1993. Prior to co-founding Roberts & Ryan, he was the Managing Director of a Chicago-based search firm which grew revenues 30-50% per year over a seven year period.

For Roberts & Ryan, Larry has conducted searches across multiple industries for companies that range in size from mid-market, closely-held organizations to the Fortune 250. With an emphasis on the Industrial & Consumer sector, Larry is called upon for a variety of functional searches from Director to C-level. Representative searches include: General Manager, CFO, Group President, SVP Global Human Resources, Corporate and Divisional Controller, Director Sales, VP Operations, VP Research & Development, Group HR Director, Director of Marketing, Chief Accounting Officer, VP Tax/Treasury, and Director IT.

Larry is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a degree in Finance. He resides in Chicago’s western suburbs with his wife Christine and three children.