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A commodity trader who won't accept the easy answers, but always looking for the fundamentals that are driving the market.
National Coffee Association
Ryan has a knack for organizing data and finding correlations in [it]. . .
I’ve always been impressed with the thoroughness of his work.
Hedgepoint Global Markets
Ryan has an incredibly deep knowledge and passion for the coffee markets and is a really fun teacher in classes!
Coffee Trader's Course
An energetic and comprehensive five day online course that teaches the core concepts of trading coffee and managing market risk from coffee biology to complex derivatives. This exciting course is delivered via lectures conducted over zoom with supplemental videos, quizzes and interactive exercises. You've never seen coffee like this!
Our Core Values
If there is one thing that trading taught me it is that everything begins and ends with your integrity. My commitment is to always behave in a way that is consistent with my values.
Every day that I generate content I ask myself, "how can I add value to the conversation?" This means generating unique, relevant viewpoints based on rigorous methodology, objective data and applied expertise.
I'm a dad. Dad jokes are a part of who I am. Surprisingly, Dad Jokes are not always funny, but I do always try to be a positive influence on the people around me.
Meet Ryan Delany
Ryan's experience in managing risk began in the US Marine Corps in 1999, as a Designated Marksmen in Afganistan. Back then, crunching on instant coffee in the field was just a way of delivering caffeine!
It wasn't until after Ryan graduated from Harvard College with the aid of the GI Bill that he discovered his passion for coffee.
Guided by many wonderful friends and mentors in the coffee industry. Ryan has amassed a lifetime of experience in the coffee world working with top-tier trade houses ECOM and EDF Man.
His professional experience spans hedge funds and prop desks, trading commercial and specialty coffees, advising global producers and roasters on hedging strategy and teaching courses from the basic to the most complex derivatives.
A teacher at heart, Ryan is on a mission to bring his passion for the coffee markets to everyone: from Roasters and Producers to Professional Traders.