Mark Ryder

Mark graduated from the University of Bristol with a degree in Economics & Accounting before joining Price Waterhouse and qualifying as a Chartered Accountant.

He held senior finance roles in companies in Industrial Batteries, Waste Management and Glass Solutions before Joining Misys Financial Systems in the insurance tech sector in 2000. Whilst with the company he was part of the Management Buy Out team that acquired the business in 2006 with Private Equity support and then sold the business on in 2008.

Subsequently he worked in his own consultancy business, including supporting another company in the insurance tech sector and negotiating its sale to Private Equity. He is currently Finance Director of a business providing price comparison services to insurance providers.

Mark has supported the Price’s Trust for the last ten years as a Business Mentor and has recently started to present finance related courses for them.