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Alice Ryder

Director of Investor Relations & Business Development

Alice Ryder joined Madrona in 2017. She works with Madrona’s global investor base of foundations, family offices and endowments. Additionally, Alice oversees a series of programs that support Madrona’s CEOs and entrepreneurs by connecting startups with C-level executives to foster partnerships, customer relationships and advisory roles.

Past Lives

Alice brings over 10 years of experience with public and private finance and business partnerships. Prior to Madrona, Alice was VP of Investor Relations at King Digital Entertainment, the maker of Candy Crush and other successful mobile games, where she helped ready the company for its IPO and worked closely with King’s global investor base through its public life, which culminated in a $5.9 billion sale to Activision Blizzard. Prior to King she was VP of Investor Relations for Clearwire. She has also held similar roles at Expedia and Nextel Partners. Alice began her work in technology investing as a banker at Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette.

Education and Extracurricular

Alice holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BS in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Outside the office Alice spends time with her husband and two daughters, catches up on her latest Netflix series while squeezing in a workout, and works on keeping her golf score in the double digits.