Ryan Adams

Senior Vice President of Strategic Development, Keolis Transit America

As Senior Vice President of Strategic Development for Keolis Transit America, Ryan Adams leads all external and internal development projects of the organization including all business development activity as well as KTA’s performance management systems and site visit campaigns.

Ryan’s transit career began as an intern with transportation companies in the U.S. and Spain. He then gained valuable accounting and business management experience serving as a Senior Associate in PricewaterhouseCoopers’ forensic services group where he managed Internal Audit projects for Vail Resorts in Colorado. Ryan returned to public transportation in 2010 as Vice President for a startup transit company overseeing business development before joining Keolis as a consultant and, ultimately, as the Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development for Keolis Transit America in 2012. Ryan is a proud graduate of  Leadership APTA Class of 2015, the industry’s premier leadership development program. He is a graduate of Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.