SEPTEMBER 1 – 3, 2020 | A VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE
Senior Vice President, Central Operations
As Senior Vice President of Central Operations at Zillow Group, Ryan oversees the transactions, title & escrow, property service, risk management and regulated real estate operations functions for Zillow Offers.
Before joining Zillow in 2018, Ryan served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel at Starwood Waypoint Homes, a single-family rental real estate investment trust (“REIT”), through its $20 billion merger with Invitation Homes, and Spirit Realty Capital, a net lease commercial property REIT. A member of the senior leadership team at both companies, Ryan developed and oversaw the legal, governance, compliance and administrative operational functions and managed the execution of corporate finance and strategic transactions. Ryan was previously in private legal practice, focusing on strategic corporate and finance transactions, securities laws compliance and corporate governance at Latham & Watkins and Polsinelli.
Ryan earned a B.A. from Yale University and a JD, summa cum laude, from the University of Arizona.