Ryan works closely with researchers, policymakers and practitioners to help shape a demand-led research agenda on energy and economic growth. He helps coordinate EEG research activities to address pressing policy questions in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia’s energy sectors.
Ryan is an OPM consultant, with expertise in energy access and renewable energy policy. His previous experience includes work for the Overseas Development Institute, and for Oxford University’s Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, where he helped the Government of Rwanda develop a National Green Growth and Climate Resilience Strategy.
Ryan holds a DPhil from the School of Geography and the Environment at the University of Oxford, and a MSc in Development Management from the London School of Economics and Political Science. He has researched and published on a wide variety of topics, including energy access, renewable energy policy, climate finance, low-carbon transitions and financing low-carbon infrastructure.