Ryan Larcom loves bringing ideas into reality. In his current role as VP, Customer & Digital Strategy at Allegion, Ryan combines his passion for human-centric design with his strategic skills to lead the company to a more holistic understanding of customers, ultimately aligning people, products, and operations to delight customers.
Ryan began his career as an engineer and industrial designer at Honda and Cummins, where he developed concept designs into Acura’s line of luxury vehicles and Cummins’ Hedgehog, the largest high-speed diesel engine in the world. Later, as a Cummins business strategist, he developed executives’ business aspirations into growth strategies and partnerships for each business unit of the Fortune 120 company. While in tech startups and venture capital, Ryan helped High Alpha pioneer the venture studio model while partnering with entrepreneurs and corporations to launch and invest in over 12 new startups in 3 years.