Policy Development & Analysis

Market Design & Analysis

Evaluation & Review

Pricing & Economic Regulation

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Ryan is known for his analytical thinking, exacting approach, and clear and practical advice.

A leader in water policy and management, he provides strategic direction and leads consulting teams to deliver outstanding results for clients across a wide range of Aither projects, sectors and disciplines, domestically and internationally.

With a foundation in environmental management, Ryan built policy expertise in state government primary industries and water management roles. Postgraduate qualifications in environmental and natural resource economics, and project management, supported several years of success in delivering projects and funding programs across water markets and trade and urban water management. Armed with this experience, Ryan came on board as Aither’s first consultant in 2012.

Ryan cuts through and gets to the heart of the matter. Critical in thinking, constructive in advice, and with the right amount of pragmatism in delivery, Ryan is focused on the outcome, providing insights and compelling outputs that communicate with impact and influence.

Ryan’s focused approach to work is balanced by his passion for exploring the outdoors be it on a mountain bike, skis or by foot.


Graduate Diploma Environmental and Resource Economics
Australian National University
Diploma of Project Management
University of New England
Bachelor of Social Science (Environment)