Mike Ryan

Mike Ryan

Mike Ryan is a Group Managing Director and the Chief Investment Officer for WM Americas.

In his role, Mike manages an experienced team of investment professionals dedicated exclusively to developing investment and portfolio strategies for the firm's private wealth management and wealth management clients. He also serves as the Wealth Management USA representative on the UBS Global Investment Committee (GIC), which is responsible for formulating and delivering the UBS Wealth Management Investment House View.

Mike has spent his entire 32-year career at UBS and its predecessor firm, PaineWebber, mostly within investment strategy and research roles.

Professional affiliations

Mike is a Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) and a member of the CFA Institute, the Fixed Income Analyst Society Inc. and the New York Society of Security Analysts.

Media Presence

Mike appears regularly on CNBC, Bloomberg Television and Fox Business News. He is also frequently quoted in The Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Financial Times and Bloomberg news services.


Mike holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Rochester’s Simon Business School, and a BA in Political Science from the University of Rochester.

Boards and Mandates

Mike is on the Board of Trustees of Brooklyn Jesuit Prep, a member of the Simon Business School National Council, and a member of the William E. Simon Advisory Board.