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Pat Petersen

CTO - Ally Financial, Inc.


Pat Petersen joined Ally Financial in 2012. He is responsible for the global IT computing infrastructure.
Pat has worked in financial services and engineering for over 30 years. Prior to joining Ally, Pat was CTO & Managing Director of Global Infrastructure, Business Continuity and CISO at Legg Mason Asset Management. Additional experience includes Senior Director of Engineering, Information Security and Corporate Applications at TD Ameritrade, and Head of Engineering & Architecture at Traveler Insurance.

Pat graduated with a bachelor’s of science degree from the University of Baltimore. He also holds a degree in Data Communications and certifications in Electronics Engineering. Pat served in the United States Navy Submarine Service.