Ryan Scripps has worked as a technology and business leader and as a startup consultant for over 15 years. His primary industry experience is in healthcare, but he has also worked in the construction and heavy equipment industry and in professional services supporting architects, engineers, lawyers and physicians.
Scripps has recently worked as a consultant to startup firms and enterprises launching new ventures. He also serves as a mentor and advisor for the nationally recognized business accelerators Tech Wildcatters and Health Wildcatters. Additionally, he is an active investor in many early stage firms. At his job with a national healthcare company, Scripps consistently ranked in the top quartile of his peers for overall performance and was repeatedly recognized for maintaining leading customer and employee satisfaction levels.
Scripps graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 1997 with a Bachelor of Science in Physics degree. In 2011, Scripps earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Southern Methodist University. He completed concentrations in Finance and in Strategy & Entrepreneurship with representative coursework including valuation, venture finance, game theory and strategic mergers and acquisitions.
Scripps currently lives in Dallas, TX with his wife and two children. He performs volunteer work for various agencies in and around Dallas and serves on the board of directors for a local non-profit agency. He enjoys golf, hiking, cycling, skiing and often spends vacation time in Colorado. Scripps also plans to obtain a private pilot license and has logged over 25 hours of flight training to date.