Summit Materials Inc. announced that it has appointed Noel R. Ryan III as its new vice president, investor relations. Ryan has more than 15 years’ experience in the investor relations and capital markets industries, most recently serving as vice president and head of investor relations and external communications for Calumet Specialty Products Partners L.P., a publicly traded producer of specialty hydrocarbon and fuels products.
Brian Harris, CFO of Summit, said, “We are delighted that Noel has agreed to join Summit. We are fortunate to have a highly accomplished finance team at Summit. Noel is a great addition to this group and we anticipate he will add significantly to our investor relations efforts.”
Prior to his time at Calumet, Ryan served as head of the investor relations function at Delek US Holdings, Inc. and as head of corporate communications at QEP Resources Inc. Prior to these roles he was executive director and co-head of the Financial Communications Practice Group at a nationally-ranked investor relations consultancy. Ryan began his career in U.S. equities research at Banc of America Securities. He holds a Bachelors of Arts degree from the University of California, Berkeley.