CHIEF SOLUTIONS OFFICER
Colored Pencil Art (Plein Air Landscapes)
Smoked Beef Ribs
History, action adventure, fiction
Catamaran all around the Caribbean
Songs with uplifting lyrics
Do a painting in every US National Park
PCMI has great people from all over the world, I really enjoy mentoring the young incredibly talented team members. I also love overcoming the challenges of creating software for the auto industry.
Role at PCMI
Russell Ridley is the Chief Solutions Officer (CSO) and is responsible for delivering the best solution to our customers. He brings extensive experience in both the technology and automotive F&I industry. With over 20 years of experience, he has dealt with all aspects of the industry from TPA’s and OEM’s to dealerships. Mr. Ridley also has key experience in being a contributor in the development of an administration system while working on a major system integration at a previous company with Mr. Nagelvoort.
Prior to joining the PCMI team, Russ was the Director of Information Technology for one of the industries’ leading administrators, GULF Sates Financial Services, supporting both the OEM and insurance needs of a TPA for 23 years. He successfully deployed numerous projects utilizing a broad range of innovative technologies that improved the operational effectiveness.
Russ holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Cameron University. In addition, he finished an Executive Education Program at McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin.