Ryan Confer, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Confer has more than ten years of experience launching and developing emerging technology companies. Previously, he served as an International Business Development Strategist for the University of Texas at Austin where he focused on evaluating the commercialization potential of nascent technologies for domestic and international markets. Prior to his experience at the University of Texas, Ryan served as an investment manager for a $500 million early-stage technology investment fund where he analyzed market opportunities, identified and negotiated operational milestones, and negotiated deal terms for approximately 100 early-stage technology companies.
Ryan has provided strategic advisory services and served as a board member for several Austin-based technology startups. Ryan is a graduate of McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin (MS in Technology Commercialization, 2009) and Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (BSBA in Finance and Legal Studies, 2005).