Ryan Heckman
Managing Partner
Rallyday Partners


Stories From First-Time DSO Investors – A Panel Discussion
Friday, July 30, 2021
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.



Ryan has been a healthcare leader and private equity investor for nearly 23 years, supporting the growth of healthcare companies with entrepreneurial doctors and as the CEO of a multi-site healthcare company for five years.


Today, Ryan is a co-founder and managing partner at Rallyday Partners, a lower middle market investment firm and co-founder of the Colorado Impact Fund, a Denver-based social impact fund.

Ryan was the CEO and Chairman of EVP Eyecare, a regional provider of surgical eye care with operations in Arizona, Colorado and Texas. Prior to his leadership role with EVP Eyecare, Ryan co-founded Excellere Partners, a private equity fund focused primarily in the healthcare industry with approximately $1.3 billion of capital under management.

Ryan is a two-time Olympian (skiing), the Chairman of CiviCO, a Denver-based leadership development organization, a founding board member of Endeavor Global/Colorado and sits on the Board of Trustees at the University of Denver.