Ryan Lanpher

Partner, Co-Head of Technology

Ryan is Co-Head of the Technology team.

He focuses on buyout and minority growth investment opportunities in the Technology sector, with a particular focus in software.

He has worked on a number of transactions including G2, Genesys, Informatica, Lytx, McAfee, Mimecast, Relativity, Seismic, Synamedia and Zendesk. He is currently a Non-Executive Director at Genesys, Informatica, Mimecast, Seismic, Synamedia and Zendesk.

Prior to pursuing his MBA, Ryan worked in Permira’s Menlo Park office for three years. Before that, he worked at Bank of America in the Healthcare Investment Banking Group.


Ryan has a degree in International Studies from Johns Hopkins University, USA, and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, USA.


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