Mike Thomson is president and chief operating officer at Unisys, helping clients experience breakthroughs as he oversees strategy and relationships for the company’s solutions: digital workplace; cloud, applications & infrastructure; enterprise computing; and business processes.
Mike joined the company in 2015, and most recently served as chief financial officer, driving the substantial strengthening of the company’s balance sheet, while also playing an important operational role.
For more than 25 years, Mike has held several accounting and financial reporting roles across a diverse set of business operations. He served as principal accounting officer and controller of Towers Watson & Company – a global professional services company, which offers consulting, technology and solutions in the areas of benefits, talent management, rewards and risk, and capital management. Mike advanced his Towers Watson career with roles of increasing responsibility for the design, implementation and maintenance of all financial information systems, as well as SEC and statutory reporting.
Prior to Towers Watson, Mike was director of financial reporting and financial systems for RCN Corporation, a provider of digital cable television, internet and voice services to residential and business customers. Other previous roles included time as the director of financial reporting for The Pep Boys, and firm accounting supervisor for Morgan Lewis.
Mike holds a Master’s in Taxation from Villanova University and a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Philadelphia University. He is a Certified Public Accountant.