James Ritter

Vice President of Finance at ABBYY

James Ritter is currently the Vice President of Finance at ABBYY, where he oversees the strategic, operational, and compliance aspects of our finance department. James brings a passion for fostering a cohesive and collaborative environment into this role, with a commitment to providing valuable insights to business partners to drive performance and deliver results.

James has over 20 years of experience working for international services and software companies, and has a background in accounting, financial controls, revenue recognition, financial management, operational improvement, and strategic development.

Prior to joining ABBYY, James was the VP Controller at Accruent, an international enterprise software organization. He has held a number leadership positions in the past with global organizations including WPP, Ferrovial, and BigCommerce. Additionally, he has worked for two of the Big Four firms, Ernst & Young and PricewaterhouseCoopers.

James is a Certified Public Accountant with an accounting degree from Rowan University and is actively pursuing an MBA at Boston University Questrom School of Business.