Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Robert Olson joined Tyco in October 2015 as Chief Financial Officer Designate and was appointed Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer in November 2015. In this role, he is responsible for managing the company’s financial risks and overseeing its global finance functions, including tax, treasury, controller, mergers and acquisitions, and investor relations. Before joining Tyco, Mr. Olson served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of DISH Network Corporation, a provider of satellite video services and technology, for five years. Previously, he was Chief Financial Officer of Trane Commercial Systems, the largest operating division of American Standard, from 2006 to 2008. Prior to that, he served as the Chief Financial Officer of AT&T’s Business Services division and its Consumer Services division. He also held leadership roles in finance, marketing, operations and planning at American Airlines. Mr. Olson holds a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from the University of Alabama and a master’s degree in business administration from The University of California at Los Angeles.