Board MemberMark E. Haidet is a founding partner of Actuate Partners, a private equity firm formed in 2011 to make equity investment in Retail and Restaurant technology companies. He served as the Chief Financial Officer of Radiant Systems Inc. (RADS) from January of 2003 until its successful sale to NCR in July of 2011. In that capacity Mr. Haidet had responsibility for various corporate functions including finance and accounting, legal, human resources, internal technology systems and corporate development. He joined Radiant in June of 1997 and has served in various leadership roles across the business operations including business unit leadership and service organization leadership.
Prior to joining Radiant, Mr. Haidet served as a management consultant with Andersen Business Consulting, focusing on finance re-engineering and corporate performance management from December 1992 to June 1997. Previously, Mr. Haidet was a certified public accountant with Arthur Andersenís financial audit practice.
Mr. Haidet serves as the Board Chair for Hands on Atlanta, a non-profit focused on providing volunteer leadership to support hundreds of local community organizations.
He has a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Miami University, Ohio as well as advanced courses in strategic finance, and mergers and acquisitions from the Kellogg School of business.