Matthew Rideout

Matthew Rideout, Director - Business, ICAEW

Matthew is Director of Business at ICAEW. Responsible for 65,000 Chartered Accountant members working in industry and commerce and representing them and business with Government and other agencies.

Prior to joining ICAEW, he specialised in working with entrepreneurial growth businesses. A Chartered Accountant, he worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers in their corporate finance lead advisory practice focussed on private equity transactions. Roles in commerce have ranged from start-up to global business and included private equity investment for 3i plc, setting up and running a corporate development team for a $0.5bn global outsourcing business and CFO of an equity and debt funded support services group, growing the business from concept to £45m turnover in three years.