Ingrid Ryan works as Finance Director at Forge Global, a venture-backed firm that offers innovative solutions for private capital markets. She joined Forge through its acquisition of SharesPost, for which she established the FP&A function. Her previous finance and impact investment experience includes HP Enterprise, Hewlett-Packard, the Trade Finance Group of the IFC, and Conservation International's micro-lending fund. She has also worked in fundraising for nonprofits across various industries, from operating grassroots campaigns to providing strategic consulting to leadership teams. She is the former Board President and Executive Director of City of Dreams, an organization serving youth in San Francisco's most challenged neighborhoods. Ingrid earned her bachelor's degree from Fordham University and MBA from the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. Born in the Philippines and raised in New Jersey, she currently resides in the Bay Area with her family.