Ryan is a Senior Competition Counsel at Visa Inc. As a member of Visa’s global competition team, he advises on various antitrust and competition law issues that arise from Visa's global electronic payments business. Prior to Visa, Ryan was a senior associate at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP in San Francisco, where his practice focused on antitrust and unfair competition litigation. He received a B.S. in Biology from the University of Utah and graduated from Hastings in 2002. Ryan is actively involved with the United Way of the Bay Area and is a member of Full Circle Fund, an engaged philanthropy organization in San Francisco.