William Patrick Ryan
Mr. Ryan joined Second Sight in September 2018. His previous roles include Chief Operations Officer at Synaptive Medical, Chief Operating Officer at Lucerno Dynamics and Insulet Corporation, and Chief Operating Officer and President, International, at Alphatec Spine. Mr. Ryan held multiple leadership positions at Guidant and Abbott Vascular, including Divisional Vice President of Worldwide Operations at Abbott Vascular and Vice President & Managing Director for Guidant’s manufacturing facility in Ireland. He graduated from the United States Naval Academy with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics, after which Mr. Ryan served as an officer in the U.S. Navy. He received a Master of Science degree in Petroleum Management from the University of Kansas.