Our Mission, Vision, and Values

Our goal is to help you make better decisions

Mission

Our Mission

We enable investors and companies to be more strategic by quantifying their stories in scenarios for their most important decisions.

Vision

Our Vision

We see decisions based on powerful scenario models which accurately illustrate true upside and downside, where models are continually updated, key assumptions are supported by evidence, and stakeholders are sharing information and insight.

Values

Our Values

We aspire to be intellectually honest, appropriately humble, and justifiably confident in all our decisions. Alignment, integrity and collaboration are at the core of what we do.

How We
Got Here

Bullet Point Network co-founders Mike Ryan and Peter Moore have collaborated over three decades, working together both at Goldman Sachs and Harvard’s endowment. Now, they make BPN’s team of fundamental research analysts and software developers available to support your analysis and leverage your domain expertise and research.

We have made investments, worked with Funds, and supported portfolio companies across a range of industries and sectors, including:

  • Biotechnology
  • Medical Technology
  • Finance
  • Financial Technology
  • Consumer
  • Consumer Technology
  • Restaurant Technology
  • Software as a Service (SaaS)
  • Telecommunications (TMT)
  • Real Estate Technology
  • Real Estate
  • Information Technology
  • Data and Machine Learning
1996
Co-Founder Mike Ryan taught co-founder Peter Moore scenario analysis in the preferred Goldman Sachs style. Moore received a Stanford MBA and Ryan became a partner at Goldman Sachs.
2006
Ryan was Co-Head of Global Equity Products at Goldman Sachs. During this same time frame, Moore won multiple National Science Foundation research grants to build a graph database platform to Quantify Stories in Scenarios.
2016
Ryan and Moore licensed BPN’s patented graph database platform to the Harvard Endowment, where Ryan managed $18 billion and was a member of Harvard’s Investment Committee.
Today
Now, they make BPN’s team of fundamental research analysts and patented software available to leverage your domain expertise and research in the BPN Platform.

Meet the BPN Team

We are fundamental analysts and
software developers.
Mike Ryan

Mike Ryan

Co-Founder and CEO

Peter Moore

Peter Moore

Co-Founder and Research Architect

Alexey Boyarintsev

Alexey Boyarintsev

Software Development Team Leader

Dan Gahagan, CFA

Dan Gahagan, CFA

Analyst

Spencer Haik

Spencer Haik

Analyst

Artem Khorolskiy

Artem Khorolskiy

Software Developer

Andrey Kuznetsov

Andrey Kuznetsov

Software Developer

Anton Marchenko

Anton Marchenko

Software Developer

Ajay Tandon

Ajay Tandon

Director of Business Development

Arin Nazarian

Arin Nazarian

Advisor

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Jacob Wu

Analyst Intern

John Albright

Analyst Intern

Caleb Nuttle

Analyst Intern

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Owen Ryan

Analyst Intern

Mike Ryan

Co-Founder and CEO

Mike Ryan is the Co-Founder and CEO of Bullet Point Network. An active private investor, entrepreneur, and board member, Mike has almost 30 years of investment, capital markets, and management experience.

Mike has been the CIO of MDR Capital, his family office, since 2009. Before founding Bullet Point Network, Mike served as Head of Public Equity and Absolute Return at the Harvard endowment, Head of Global Securities (overseeing equities, fixed income, currencies & commodities) at Credit Suisse, and Partner and Head of Global Equity Products at Goldman Sachs, where he spent the first 18 years of his career.

Mike has served as a director, committee chair, and board chair on numerous corporate and non-profit boards. He graduated summa cum laude from Yale University with a B.A. in economics and was an Academic All-American in basketball.

Peter Moore

Co-Founder and Research Architect

Peter Moore is the Co-Founder and Research Architect of Bullet Point Network. He has more than 20 years of investment, research, and software development experience.

Peter worked with Mike Ryan at Goldman Sachs to start his career and again at Harvard immediately before co-founding Bullet Point Network. At Harvard, Peter served as research director, using the Bullet Point Network Platform to help Mike oversee $18 billion in investments and co-manage a $1 billion direct portfolio.

Peter was founder and portfolio manager of Clados Management, whose concentrated public market long/short portfolio produced 2% annualized alpha over seven years. He was also on the investment teams at $20 billion private equity firm Apax Partners and $2 billion hedge fund Symphony Asset Management. Peter earned a degree in engineering sciences and Asian studies from Dartmouth College and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Peter received several National Science Foundation grants for research that resulted in the Bullet Point Network Platform.

Alexey Boyarintsev

Software Development Team Leader

Alexey Boyarintsev is the Software Development Team Leader at Bullet Point Network. He has over 10 years of professional expertise in the IT industry. Alex specializes in Java technology, software architecture and design. He has expert knowledge of both back-end and front-end architecture. Before joining Bullet Point Network, Alex worked in high load production environments, developing marketing project tools for analyzing vast amounts of social media data and online video broadcasting. He earned his master’s degree in finance from Kharkov’s National University of Economics.

Dan Gahagan, CFA

Analyst

Dan Gahagan is an Analyst at Bullet Point Network. He has more than five years of investment experience. Prior to joining Bullet Point Network, Dan was a research associate with Glenview Capital Management, a $10 billion fundamental long/short equity hedge fund. In this role, Dan performed due diligence and primary research on public companies and industries within the healthcare sector. Prior to Glenview, Dan was an analyst in the Global Market Strategies division of The Carlyle Group where he ran portfolio and risk analysis across various hedge fund investments. Dan earned a B.S. in operations research from Columbia University and a B.A. in mathematics from Gettysburg College. Additionally, Dan holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

Spencer Haik

Analyst

Spencer is an Analyst at Bullet Point Network. Prior to joining BPN, Spencer was a senior associate on the Hedge Fund team at Magellan Research Group; an expert network provider located in lower Manhattan. In this role, he helped to build and manage a large portion of their short-seller client relationships. Additionally, he helped to conduct diligence and research on projects sent in from clients across their book of business. Prior to joining Magellan, Spencer interned at Empire State Realty Trust in their accounting department where he helped them to streamline processes and mitigate risks across the different arms of the department. Spencer received a B.A. in Economics with a side concentration in Anthropology from Columbia University.

Artem Khorolskiy

Software Developer

Artem Khorolskiy is a Software Developer for Bullet Point Network. He has over six years of experience mostly in back-end software development. Before joining Bullet Point Network, Artem was working at NetCracker Company, which specializes in delivering solutions to communications service providers around the world. He has participated in all phases of the software development lifecycle including analysis, design, deployment, testing and production support. Artem has taken on several projects in media, telecommunication and marketing spheres. He earned his master’s degree in Kiev’s International Solomon University.

Andrey Kuznetsov

Software Developer

Andrey Kuznetsov is a Software Developer for Bullet Point Network. He has over 10 years of experience in different domains from web design and network engineering to finished software production. Prior to his role at Bullet Point Network, Andrey worked as a front-end developer at Segmenta Web Studio. Before that, Andrey served as a network engineer responsible for network administration, maintenance and development at Rostelecom. He graduated from the Bonch-Bruevich Saint Petersburg State University of Telecommunications with a specialist degree in radio and multimedia technologies.

Anton Marchenko

Software Developer

Anton Marchenko is a Software Developer for Bullet Point Network. He has over seven years of software development experience. He earned a bachelor’s degree in computer systems and networks from Voronezh State Technical University. Before joining Bullet Point Network, he worked on several projects where he was responsible for web application development, software integration, investigating, troubleshooting, profiling and performance tuning.

Ajay Tandon

Director of Business Development

Ajay Tandon is the Director of Business Development at Bullet Point Network. He has 20 years of experience in investing, capital markets, investment banking, and business development. Prior to his role at Bullet Point Network, he served as a managing director of a smallcap equity research firm based in New York City where he helped to create a research coverage universe of over 250 small public companies across a variety of sectors. During his tenure at the firm he helped execute and produce 25 investor conferences that cumulatively featured 1,000 issuers, 10,000 investors and industry professionals, and over 5,000 1×1 meetings. Ajay has also served as a vice president of a New York City based investment bank’s equity capital markets group where he headed the equity syndicate team. Since 2018, Ajay has been serving as a strategic advisor to a smallcap, long equity fund based in New York City. Ajay graduated from Cornell University.

Arin Nazarian

Advisor

Arin Nazarian is an Analyst at Bullet Point Network. He has over 10 years of investment experience. Before joining Bullet Point Network, Arin was a Principal at the Kingfish Group, responsible for leading the firm’s private equity investment activities in the manufacturing and industrials sectors. He recruited and cultivated relationships with C-level executives to serve as advisors, CEOs and board members for private companies and Kingfish investments. Prior to Kingfish Group, Arin worked at Gryphon Investors, a $2 billion private equity firm investing in business services and healthcare companies. He also served as an analyst at Lehman Brothers as part of their healthcare M&A team. Arin graduated magna cum laude and Trustee Scholar graduate of the University of Southern California with a B.S. in business administration and finance.

Jacob Wu

Analyst Intern

Jacob is an intern at Bullet Point Network, and currently, a sophomore at Yale University double majoring in Economics and Statistics & Data Science. At Yale, Jacob serves as Chief Product Officer of student-run biotechnology company Simplex Sciences and is a member of the technology team at the Urban Philanthropic Fund. He also coordinates events and educational initiatives for undergraduate medical organization YMPO. In his spare time, you'll most likely catch him singing in acapella, rock climbing, or debating friends needlessly on ethics and current events over dinner.

John Albright

Analyst Intern

John Albright is an intern at Bullet Point Network, and currently earning his B.A. in Economics from Yale University. Prior to joining BPN, he was a summer analyst at Diametric Capital, a $400mm fundamental long/short equity hedge fund, where he covered primarily small-cap healthcare and biotechnology companies. Prior to joining Diametric, John was a campaign finance intern for Charlie Baker’s 2018 run for gubernatorial re-election in Massachusetts. He is also an equity analyst for the Yale Student Investment Group, the university’s premier student-run investment organization with $500k under management. Additionally, John is an active member of the Yale Entrepreneurial Society, the Yale Undergraduate Real Estate Group, and the club lacrosse team. 

Caleb Nuttle

Analyst Intern

Caleb Nuttle is an intern at Bullet Point Network, and a current Junior at NYU Stern studying Finance and Accounting. Prior to joining Bullet Point Network, he has worked at Citadel as an asset servicing intern where he worked to assist the firm’s trading operations in the reconciliation of thousands of daily dividend breaks. Prior to this, Caleb was an investment research intern at Clinton Group, a $3 billion hedge fund, working directly under the activist manager. He is also currently a senior analyst within NYU Stern’s selective Stern Investment Analysis Group, the college’s only student-run real money equities fund, which uses a long-only focus.

Owen Ryan

Analyst Intern

Owen Ryan is an intern at Bullet Point Network and is currently at  Yale University, Class of 2023, where he is working towards a B.A. in Economics and History.  Prior to joining the BPN, he interned at Nike, where he worked closely with some of the nation’s top High School basketball recruits as a member of the Basketball Operations and Player Relations team for the Nike Elite Youth Basketball League, a grassroots basketball organization that has produced 128/448 (26%) of all active NBA players. In his free time at Yale, Owen enjoys working with the Men’s Basketball team as a manager, designing clothes as a member of the Yale Fashion House, and making High Schools safer as an Ambassador Program Architect for PREPARED, a Yale-created startup app built to protect students and faculty members during episodes of gun violence in schools.

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