Colin Ryan
My role is to make sure we bring the very best people and insight from our global firm to each and every client interaction we have.

Colin Ryan

EY Ireland Financial Services Consulting Lead

Consulting practice leader. Passionate about effective teaming and finding novel solutions to complex problems. Known for building high performing teams and a commitment to long-term outcomes.

Office Dublin, IE

Colin currently leads EY’s Financial Services consulting practice and sits on the EMEIA Consulting leadership team.

In this role Colin is responsible for bringing the best of the EY global firm to the local clients his colleagues serve.

Colin has built a broad and extensive base of experience in the last 20 years of his consulting career and a broader network of people that help him bring the best thinking and collective experience to the challenges we tackle. 

He has extensive experience of designing and delivering complex strategic change and business transformation initiatives across multiple sectors.

Colin holds a B.Tech from University of Limerick, an M.Sc from Trinity College and an MBA from the UCD Smurfit School.

Colin is Dublin based, living close to the coast with his wife and his two young boys. When not at work he enjoys all things outdoors, in particular anything to do with being in, or on, the water.

How is Colin building a better working world

“My approach is always to partner with clients and fully understand the organisational context before teaming to deliver sustainable performance improvements.

I am known for my focus and commitment to long term benefits and outcomes for the individuals and organisations I work with.

At the center of my philosophy to work is a belief that there is always a way to solve a challenge that brings fulfillment and value for all stakeholders.”

Contact Colin