Patrick Pugh is the US Software and Internet advisory leader and a principal in PwC’s advisory services group. He serves as PwC’s advisory point partner to a global software client and has helped with a range of strategy, business transformation and change management efforts for many leading global companies. Currently, his focus is on assisting PwC clients adapt to the changing software, service, content and distribution environment. Patrick has led a range of strategy, enterprise architecture and transformation, deals (integration, divestitures and joint ventures), sales and contact effectiveness, operations and finance effectiveness and program and portfolio management engagements. He has nearly 17 years experience working with Fortune 500 technology, communications, online, and entertainment and media clients.
Prior to working at PwC, Patrick worked in the change management competency group at Andersen Consulting/Accenture and as a strategy consultant at Adventis, a leading management consulting firm to the telecommunications and networked industry. He holds dual degrees from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX, including a BBA in Organizational Behavior/Business Policy and Marketing and a BA in Anthropology. He also earned his MBA from Babson College in Wellesley, MA, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude and was named Valedictorian.