Ryan Cooke

Head of Technology, US, N26
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Ryan Cooke is Head of Technology - US for N26 in New York. In this role, he oversees the technology team responsible for developing the N26 mobile banking app for US consumers. As the first market outside Europe, the US product serves as the blueprint for N26’s international expansion and efforts to become a global institution.

Ryan has over a decade of experience working with high-performing engineering teams in start-up companies. As both a founder and early employee of several startups, he has managed every aspect of developing modern distributed cloud-based architectures. He is also passionate about building great engineering cultures in organizations, through an emphasis on constant learning, self-improvement, autonomy and ownership.

Ryan studied computer science at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. Aside from coding, he enjoys cooking and exploring the ever-changing New York dining scene.