Ryan Foelske

Head of Engage & Act
  • Carbon-Free Electricity

Ryan Foelske is a Head of Engage & Act for the Carbon-Free Electricity Program at RMI.


Prior to joining RMI, Ryan worked at Deutsche Bank and Brookfield Asset Management as a buy-side equity analyst specializing in global regulated utilities and other publicly listed infrastructure companies. He built financial models, understood and quantified risks, and sought benchmark-beating returns for investors. In addition to his company coverage duties, Ryan helped develop the modeling framework, standardized and aggregated data outputs, and worked on index construction and inclusion.

Beyond his work at RMI, Ryan enjoys home improvement projects of all scopes, endurance sports, photography, and videography, and has travelled the United States extensively in a 34-foot 5th wheel RV.

Education & Awards

MS Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
BS Finance, Northern Illinois University