Corey Ryan

Corey Ryan

Managing Director, Industrial Growth Products

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, and iAutomation.

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William Blair acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Point Grey Research, Inc. in connection with its sale to FLIR Systems, Inc. for $256 million. The transaction closed on November 4, 2016.

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William Blair acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Global Traffic Technologies (GTT), a global leader in priority traffic control technology for public transit and emergency vehicles, in connection with its sale to Gilbarco Veeder-Root from TorQuest Partners. The transaction signed and closed on August 15, 2016. The sale of GTT continues William Blair’s expertise in advising industrial technology companies.

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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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86 Years

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As of September 30, 2021
*Includes strategic partnerships with Allier Capital, BDA Partners, and Poalim Capital Markets.

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