Ryan Seeds

Senior Start-up Advisor

Results oriented CPA with a progressive career in finance, accounting and operations in a variety of businesses.

Ryan has over 20 years of experience working with small to medium sized private businesses in a diverse number of different industries. During his tenure with BrightIron, Ryan has been instrumental in many capital transactions, including multiple company sales, a strategic corporate acquisition, a merger, and strategic corporate exits.  Ryan has combined his extensive experience and deep operational expertise to work with his clients to develop strategies to maximize enterprise value and manage risk.

Prior to joining BrightIron, Ryan owned and managed an accounting Firm for over 8 years and is well versed in external reporting, taxation and financial compliance. He has volunteered on various boards over the years and currently is on the board of a $200M Mortgage investment corporation in Ontario.

Ryan loves to travel with his partner and walk his 2 Great Danes.  He is an avid hiker having finished the W in Patagonia, the West cost trail in Vancouver Island (solo) and Grindelwald in Switzerland.