Business Development & Accounting
Michael Ridings currently serves as Associate Manager for Business Development , Corporate Relations, financial services & immigration at the U.S.-India Business Council. In this role he is responsible for day-to-day administration of all accounts receivable activity, including close coordination with policy staff, International Division staff. This includes ensuring compliance with all tax/vendor requirements related to member payments.
Prior to joining USIBC, Ridings held various internships while finishing graduate school. These positions included stints in the U.S. House of Representatives, U.S. Senate, and with the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
Originally from Arizona, Ridings received his Master of Public Policy from Georgetown University’s McCourt School of Public Policy. He earned his Bachelors of Science in Political Science and Geography from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas. Ridings is also a board member of the TCU-DC Alumni Chapter, and serves as a volunteer firefighter in his free time.