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Ryan Cole


Senior Manager, Strategy & Business Development
IDEXX Laboratories (Portland, Maine)


Mr. Ryan Cole serves as Senior Manager, Strategy & Business Development at IDEXX Laboratories. Prior to joining IDEXX Laboratories, he was a Senior Associate at Altus Capital Partners. He joined the firm in 2010 and has over five years of combined experience in private equity and investment banking in the middle market. Previously he was an Analyst at SSG Capital Advisors LP. His responsibilities included the preparation of offering memoranda, due diligence, financial modeling and industry research. He executed over 50 mergers and acquisitions transactions, corporate financings, and company valuations as an Associate at the company. As an International Sovereign Debt Analyst, Mr. Cole performed analysis and valuations for a wide range of fixed-income securities, including options, futures and treasuries. He also constructed reports depicting movements in foreign and domestic capital markets. He began his career as an Analyst with RBS Greenwich Capital and investment arm of The Royal Bank of Scotland.


Mr. Cole holds an M.B.A. from Johnson where he was a Roy H. Park Fellow. He received a B.A. degree in Environmental Economics from Colgate University.