Biographies for the Pace executive committee.
Mike Pulli, Chief Executive Officer
Mike was appointed Chief Executive Officer on 14 December 2011, after nearly eight years as President of Pace Americas. In his role as CEO, Mike is responsible for leading Pace’s global strategy. As President of Pace Americas, Mike was responsible for the company’s businesses in the USA, Canada and Latin America (LatAm).
Mike is also a non-executive Director of Itron (NASDAQ:ITRI), a technology company that provides solutions that help utilities measure, monitor and manage electricity, natural gas and water, having been appointed in January 2014.
Prior to joining Pace in 2004, Mike was CEO of broadcasting company Digital Latin America (DLA). Previously Mike spent eight years at Motorola in various senior management positions, including Vice President of International Operations, and served in a variety of financial positions at Allied-Signal, Inc. Mike holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Rider University and an MBA from Farleigh Dickinson University.
Roddy Murray, Chief Financial Officer
Roddy was appointed an Executive Director on 25 February 2012 and became Chief Financial Officer on 6 March 2012.
Roddy was previously CFO of The BSS Group Plc and CFO of Moss Bros Group Plc. Prior to that he held a number of financial roles in MacKays Stores, United Distillers and British Airways. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant at the Scottish Institute before joining Price Waterhouse. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Administration from Dundee University.
Anthony Dixon, General Counsel and Company Secretary
Anthony joined Pace in 1997 as General Counsel and Company Secretary, providing corporate legal advice and counsel. He is responsible for Pace’s Legal and Secretarial functions and for Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) licensing and negotiation. As Company Secretary, Anthony leads Pace’s company secretarial function managing the obligations of being a UK publically listed company. Anthony is a Solicitor, qualifying in 1988 with Ashurst Morris Crisp.
Shane McCarthy, President, Pace International
Shane is President of Pace International, overseeing EMEA, APAC and Brazil. Previously he was SVP and General Manager of EMEA and Asia Pacific for Pace, responsible for relationships with MultiChoice Africa, Viasat, Sky New Zealand and Sky Italia among others. Shane joined Pace in 2005 as a product manager, and has been a VP of Sales and the Group’s Account Director.
Prior to joining Pace, Shane held roles at NDS and Transitive Technologies. He holds a BEng in Electrical Engineering from Bolton and a diploma in Electronic Engineering from Cork Institute of Technology.
Tim O'Loughlin, President, Pace Americas
Tim O'Loughlin is President of Pace Americas, and oversees the United States, Canada and Latin America. Since joining Pace in March 2001 as part of the marketing team, he has served in various roles including SVP of Sales and Customer Support, VP of Business Development, and VP of Sales and Marketing. He has been an instrumental part of Pace's expansion throughout the cable, telecommunications, and satellite industries.
Prior to joining Pace, Tim held strategic marketing positions in the hospitality and telecom industries. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and an MBA.