Jack Ryder is CFO of Americas Finance for Microsoft Corp., an area with $30B+ revenue and more than 8,000 employees. The Americas team works in partnership with Microsoft's sales, marketing and services leaders to drive revenue and marketing efforts across a broad set of enterprise, mid-market and small business customers across the US, Canada and Latin America.
As Americas CFO, Jack leads a team that is responsible for providing business insight through revenue, profitability and resource analysis, business planning and business excellence through controls, compliance and audit activities and people leadership through development of the area Finance community. Jack is a leader in Microsoft’s Modern Finance initiative which leverages technology and data science to improve financial analytics and outcomes..
Prior to joining Americas Finance, Jack held a series of finance leadership roles at Microsoft including the General Manager of Microsoft Western Europe, Senior Director of WW Small and Medium Solutions and Partners (SMS&P) segment and Director of the Microsoft Business Solutions Business Group. Prior to that, Jack worked in Finance at JD Edwards / PeopleSoft, IBM Global Services and Unisys.