Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
As executive vice president & chief financial officer, Susan Lynch is responsible for all aspects of financial management for the company's global business including tax, treasury, investor relations, controllership and financial planning and analysis.
Susan brings more than 20 years of experience to Sungard AS in CFO and senior finance roles within the technology, aerospace and defense and industrial manufacturing industries. Most recently, she was executive vice president and chief financial officer, Global Information Solutions at Hitachi, Ltd., a $6 billion worldwide division that is Hitachi's focal point for storage infrastructure solutions, software and consulting services. In this role, Susan held responsibility for internal audit and controls, financial reporting and analysis, controllership, tax, treasury, procurement, global real estate, facilities, and financial shared services.
Before joining Hitachi Data Systems in 2007, Susan served as vice president and chief financial officer at Raytheon Technical Services Company where she was responsible for all facets of the organization's financial strategy, planning, management and accounting. Before Raytheon, Susan held a broad range of senior management roles at Honeywell International, including assistant corporate controller, Global Business Services, director of business, analysis and planning, and chief financial officer for the Latin American region.
Susan holds a bachelor's degree in accounting and business administration from MidAmerica Nazarene University (MNU) in Olathe, Kansas, and was voted Alumna of the Year by the school in 2006. She is a Certified Public Accountant, a founding member of the Honeywell Women's Leadership Group and the Hitachi Data Systems Women's Leadership Group. Susan was recognized as Female Executive of the Year at the 2013 Stevie Awards, which honors women in business, and is hailed as one of the world's premier business awards.
Susan will be based in Sungard AS' global headquarters in Wayne, PA.