Corey Ryan

Corey Ryan

Managing Director, Industrial Growth Products

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About Mr. Ryan

Corey Ryan is a managing director for William Blair based in the firm’s Chicago office. He joined William Blair's investment banking team in 2011. Prior to William Blair, he worked for BMO Capital Markets Corp., Danaher Precision Systems. He is also a co-founder of iAutomation.

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a portfolio company of LFM Capital

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William Blair acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Eckhart Holdings, Inc., a portfolio company of LFM Capital, in connection with its sale to Arsenal Capital Partners.

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$965,000,000

a portfolio company of New Mountain Capital

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William Blair acted as lead financial advisor to DRB Systems, a portfolio company of New Mountain Capital, in connection with its pending acquisition by Vontier (NYSE: VNT) for $965 million.

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William Blair acted as the exclusive financial advisor to SiOnyx, a privately held company, in connection with its sale to DC Capital Partners.

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William Blair acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Dwyer Instruments, Inc. in connection with its sale to Arcline Investment Management.

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a portfolio company of Warburg Pincus

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$750,000,000

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Industrial Growth Products

High-growth companies, market leaders, and tech-enabled businesses across the industrial landscape count on our knowledge of sector trends and our relationships with leading strategic acquirers and financial sponsors to assist across a range of advisory and financial alternatives. We bring deep expertise into the global trends redefining industrial activity, such as connected buildings and machines (IoT), the development of innovative specialty materials, and production technologies and regulatory changes.

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About William Blair

William Blair is a premier global boutique with expertise in investment banking, investment management, and private wealth management. We provide advisory services, strategies, and solutions to meet our clients’ evolving needs. As an independent and employee-owned firm, together with our strategic partners, we operate in more than 20 offices worldwide.*

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1935

Year William Blair was founded

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+1,850

Employees worldwide

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+131 billion

Client assets

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87 Years

Independent and employee-owned

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20+

Offices worldwide

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+700

Companies under coverage

As of March 31, 2022
*Includes strategic partnerships with Allier Capital, BDA Partners, and Poalim Capital Markets.

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