Ryan Ely

Senior Investment Advisor, Investment Committee Director


Ryan Ely



Ryan is a Senior Investment Advisor and Director of the Investment Committee for Capital Investment Advisors (CIA) in Atlanta. In addition to these roles, he also advises a group of high-net worth private clients. Ryan works closely with the firm’s Chief Investment Officer with regards to the ongoing research processes and technology on behalf of CIA’s Investment Committee. He specializes in the analysis of the firm’s energy-related holdings, specifically Master Limited Partnerships, Royalty Trusts and E&P companies.

Ryan is the Co-Executive Producer of Money Matters with Wes Moss on 95.5 FM and AM 750 News/Talk WSB, which airs every Sunday from 9 to 11am. He and Wes originally co-created their first financial talk show on WGST in Atlanta in 2007 and have continued their work through Money Matters on WSB since early 2009. Ryan has written for and been quoted for his investment research in The Wall Street Journal, Yahoo Finance, Financial Advisor IQ, CNBC, and Investment News.

Ryan holds a BS in International Affairs from Georgia Tech and resides in Sandy Springs. Ryan supports various charities in the Atlanta area and enjoys volunteering his time as a coach at NYO Baseball in Buckhead, is an avid golfer, and stays active through a myriad of recreational sports and outdoor activities.


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