Ryan Meinerding is the Head of Visual Development at Marvel Studios. He has been with Marvel Studios since the early days of Iron Man, helping to design the look and feel of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. After Iron Man, Ryan left Marvel briefly to illustrate costumes for Watchmen and do robot design for Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen. Upon returning to Marvel Studios, the producers asked if he would stay on full time and help design the look of the Marvel heroes and villains. Ryan lead character design on Iron Man 2 and worked on keyframe and concept design for Thor. He has done the concept design for all of Captain America's suits, and along with Charlie Wen, led a Visual Development team of artists to accomplish the character designs for the Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron. His most recent achievements include working on one of his favorite superheroes for Spider-Man: Homecoming, revisiting the Avengers for Infinity War, and venturing into the new world of Black Panther. He is currently working on new Marvel Studios projects.