Ryan E. Schlitt

Chief Executive Officer
& Co-Founder

Ryan E. Schlitt

Ryan is the CEO and the strategic leader of Aviditi. He co-founded the firm in 2019 with a group of like-minded Partners. He leads all business, client, and operational matters of Aviditi.

Ryan has more than 20 years of financial experience as a senior management member of the leading private placement / advisory groups at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette and Credit Suisse Securities. Prior to forming Aviditi, he had originated, executed, distributed or been part of more than 325 capital raises, aggregating in excess of $480 billion.

Ryan received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.