Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Patrick O'Malley assumed the role of EVP and CFO effective 25 August 2008. In his previous role as SVP Finance & Treasurer, he was responsible for Corporate Accounting, Reporting, Treasury, Credit & Collections and Risk Management, along with Corporate Financial Planning & Analysis and support for our Business Unit GMs, Sales and other functions. In October 2005, he returned to Finance from the Sales Organisation, where he co-ordinated the Company's activities surrounding the consumer electronics market as SVP for Consumer Electronics Business Development from January 2004. Mr O'Malley joined Seagate in 1988 and has held various management roles within the Finance organisation, including Manager of Consolidation & Cost Accounting, Director of Finance - Corporate FP&A, Senior Director of Finance for Oklahoma City Operations, Senior Director of Finance for Desktop Design, VP of Finance for Recording Media Operations and SVP of Finance for Manufacturing Operations. Prior to joining Seagate, he spent four years as a Senior Staff Accountant for Arthur Young & Co. Mr O'Malley holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Notre Dame (class of 1984).