Pat Hyek to lead Global Technology Sector at Ernst & Young
London 17 February 2010 – Ernst & Young has appointed Pat Hyek to lead its Global Technology Sector Center. Pat is based in San Jose, California.
Hyek has 27 years of experience at Ernst & Young, working with some of the world’s most high-profile technology companies including, Intel, Intuit, Symantec and Xilinx.
In his new role, Hyek will have responsibility for helping to ensure that more than 13,000 professionals serving the technology industry in over 100 countries deliver sector-specific insights and solutions through Ernst & Young’s core services of assurance, tax, transactions and advisory. He will direct the day-to-day operations of the Global Technology Center, drawing on teams of professionals from across the Ernst & Young global organization to anticipate market trends, identify the implications and develop points of view on relevant industry issues.
Stephen Almassy, Global Industry Vice Chair at Ernst & Young, said: “We continue to invest heavily in our industry centers and Pat is well-equipped to build on our market leading capabilities in the technology sector. He brings a depth of knowledge and experience based on three decades of working with many of our largest global clients and is a well regarded leader in his field.”
Hyek added: “The clients we serve expect their advisors to have the best people with deep industry knowledge, and the ability to provide high-quality service wherever they operate around the world. I look forward to working with our technology clients to help them adapt and respond to the challenges of the current business landscape.”
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