Ryan Sawyer, manager and sole owner of Viewpoint Capital Management, was most recently employed as Wealth Management Advisor and Assistant Vice President with Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he started his career in the investment business in 2004. Prior to Merrill Lynch, Ryan was employed by Amazon.com in a variety of roles including Director of Strategic Growth, where he was responsible for company-wide recruiting efforts, and Group Product Manager, where he worked on the company’s initial efforts to partner with third-party sellers. He received his BA in English and philosophy from Seattle University, summa cum laude, and his MSt in English Literature from Oxford University, with distinction, where he was a Rhodes scholar. He currently serves on the Seattle Public Library Foundation Board.