Ryan ShaughnessySenior VP- Industrial Technology at Enterprise Ireland
Ryan is SVP, Industrial Technology at Enterprise Ireland in Chicago, IL. Enterprise Ireland is the largest seed funding group in Europe and the 3rd largest seed funding group in the world. In his current role, Ryan has deep engagement in different elements of the venture capital process, from contributing to decisions around Enterprise Ireland investments to coaching startups and establishing US-based investor and buyer networks. Currently, Ryan leads the Automotive Technology Sector for Enterprise Ireland in the US Midwest and the US Agri-Tech Sector for Enterprise Ireland nationally. Ryan will graduate from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business MBA Program in December 2019 with concentrations in Marketing Strategy, Entrepreneurship, and Finance. His past experience includes 7 years of various commercial and technical roles within Eaton Corporation’s Industrial Sector, with a focus on distribution management and new product development.