John Cowan

Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer



In his role as Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer, John is responsible for driving growth through strategic planning, execution, and transformation across the entire Firm, working with key stakeholders to ensure Ryan meets the demands of a dynamic marketplace.

Prior to joining Ryan, John served as managing director in enterprise and retail solutions with a software development and information technology consulting firm, where he was responsible for creating markets by establishing new platform businesses supporting end-to-end global tax data and process management. As part of his role, he was an active member of the Executive Governance Group and External Commercial Strategy Leadership team. John holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Villanova University.