Mike Thomson has been appointed as permanent chief financial officer of Unisys, the company announced on Monday. His appointment is effective immediately and he will report directly to Peter Altabef, chairman and CEO of Unisys.
Thomson joined the company as the corporate controller and principal accounting officer in Dec. 2015. He was named interim CFO of Unisys back in April 2019. He leads the finance function for the company, which includes controllership, treasury, taxes, internal audit, systems, investor relations and M&A.
"Mike's business acumen is a major asset for the company as we continue to improve our financial and operational performance, and I look forward to partnering with him as we work toward achieving our financial goals for the year," Altabef said. "His deep understanding of Unisys, its people and its processes have proven to be invaluable in helping us strengthen our balance sheet and create additional flexibility in our capital structure since he joined the company. We are very pleased to announce that Mike will serve in this role going forward."
Unisys is a global information technology company that builds high-performance, security-centric solutions for the most demanding businesses and governments. Unisys offerings include security software and services; digital transformation and workplace services; industry applications and services; and innovative software operating environments for high-intensity enterprise computing.