Ryan M. Hughes
In May 2015, Ryan Hughes joined Harbert Management Corporation to lead the limited partner procurement strategy and capital raising efforts in the Southwest for the company's nine alternative asset funds. His investors include some of the largest public and private institutions, endowments, foundations and family offices in the U.S.
Additional professional experience includes vice president/senior capital advisor at J.P. Morgan Private Bank (2012-2015), analyst and associate at Goldman Sachs & Co. (2007-2012) and associate and commercial lending officer with Amegy Bank of Texas, N.A. (2006-2007).
Hughes earned a B.B.A. in Finance from Texas Tech University (2005) and an M.B.A. from Southern Methodist University (2010-2012). He holds FINRA Series 7 and Series 63 licenses and is involved with Goldman Sachs Alumni Network, Texas Epsilon Networking Group – Dallas and Texas Association of Public Employee Retirement Systems.
In addition, Hughes' philanthropic interests include MD Anderson Advance Team Board, HERO Foundation and Young Philanthropists Society – United Way (Central Alabama).
Hughes and his wife, Celeste, have two children and are members of Canterbury Methodist Church.