CEO, Teneo Strategy Asia Pacific
Damien Ryan is the CEO of Teneo Strategy Asia Pacific with responsibility for the overall development of the business across the region.
Previously, Mr. Ryan was the Founder and Managing Director of Ryan Communication, which was acquired by Teneo in 2017.
Mr. Ryan has deep experience in Asia advising senior management of leading public and private companies on reputation critical issues unique to the Asia region. This includes delivering counsel to CEOs, boards and senior management around transactions, special situations, restructuring, fundraising and litigation.
Prior to founding Ryan Communication, Mr. Ryan was a senior journalist with Bloomberg News. He interviewed and profiled many of business world’s highest profile leaders. Mr. Ryan was also regularly assigned to cover leading business gatherings including gatherings of the IMF, OPEC, World Bank and World Economic Forum.
Mr. Ryan has lived in Hong Kong since 2005 with his family. He is originally from Australia and has also lived and worked in the UK and Europe. He is actively involved in communities across Asia, including supporting several charities, schools and sporting organisations.