FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Advisory Financial Group, LLC, a leading boutique provider of business consulting services, is pleased to announce the addition of Richard J. Ryan as Partner. Mr. Ryan brings more than 30 years of experience to his new role, having most recently served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of SEACOR Holdings Inc. (NYSE:CKH). His depth of knowledge and experience, most notably in the shipping and oil and gas industries, will help to further the growth of the firm’s consulting practice both locally and nationally.
“Richard is an important addition to the Advisory executive team and to the growth of our firm,” said Alexandra (Alex) Mores, Advisory’s Founder and Managing Partner. “His leadership and expertise will play a pivotal role in helping to broaden our service offerings and build our strategic partnerships. Richard’s experience is especially significant in a quickly evolving, multifaceted consulting industry involving global business sectors that face many challenges.”
“I look forward to working with our executive team and our employees in driving growth for our firm. Advisory is well positioned to continue to deliver services that reduce business costs and enhance operating profits for our clients,” said Mr. Ryan.
While at SEACOR Holdings Inc., Mr. Ryan was responsible for accounting, human resources, IT, corporate governance, risk management and public reporting for a $1.3 billion global provider of marine transportation equipment and logistics services. Prior to joining SEACOR in 1996, Richard worked for one of SEACOR’s Offshore Marine Services' competitors in their accounting departments in the United States, Singapore and the United Kingdom. Richard is a certified accountant in the United Kingdom, where he started his career at the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority. He holds an MBA from the University of East Anglia.
About Advisory Financial Group
Advisory Financial Group (advisoryfinancialgroup.com) is a business consultancy headquartered in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, with offices in Miami and Orlando. Our professionals possess a deep expertise in Finance, Accounting, Risk Management and Information Technology. We apply this experience to solve our clients’ critical and complex problems.