Mark Ritter

Mark is the Chief Risk Officer at Gilded. He has over 35 years of experience working domestically and abroad in Japan, Australia, and the U.K. for some of the most recognizable names in financial services. For more than 30 years, Mark has worked in the education, finance, and technology industries, applying his skills in people management, strategic planning, and attention to detail. He specializes in positioning organizations for profitable growth, positive employee morale, and productive internal and external business partnerships. During his nearly 20-year tenure at UBS, Mark retained several roles, including Global Head of Credit Exposure Management and Global Head of Commodities. He also spent the better half of a decade working as an Independent Board Member of Morgan Stanley Derivative Products He earned his Doctorate in Business Administration in Finance from Sacred Heart University and served as a Fellow and currently is a member of the Fellowships Advisory Council of the Advanced Leadership Initiative at Harvard University.