Kate Ryan


Kate Ryan is an Analyst at Wavecrest Growth Partners and joined the firm in September 2022.

Kate received a B.S. in Business Administration, with a concentration in Entrepreneurship from Babson College. She also played soccer at Babson College for all four years.

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What’s a hidden talent or skill you have that people wouldn’t guess about you OR growing up, what’s something you excelled at?

I grew up playing soccer and hockey throughout high school. I played center forward in soccer and right defense in hockey. I ended up playing soccer in college at Babson College in Wellesley, MA.

If you weren’t an investor, what would you be passionate about doing with your time? 

If I weren’t an investor, I would be passionate about flipping houses. Growing up my parents flipped many houses in my hometown, and I always loved seeing it come together.

The best piece of advice I’ve ever been given is:

The best advice I’ve ever been given is from my grandfather: always have character.