Chief Financial and Operating Officer
As Chief Financial and Operating Officer, Mike leads all aspects of Petco’s finance function, as well as four major elements of Petco’s business: supply chain, real estate and construction, as well as the company’s in-store pet services and veterinary business.
As part of Petco’s commitment to supporting the complete health and wellness of pets, Mike has been instrumental in the development of Petco’s in-store veterinary strategy and expansion, as well as the transformation of the company’s pet services offerings – with strategic investments to improve the omni-channel experience.
Mike joined Petco in 2015 as Chief Financial Officer and President of Services and International. In this role, he oversaw the company’s budget, forecast, business development and expense-management functions. In addition, he led Petco’s growing joint venture business in Mexico, and helped bring the brand and products to pet parents in Canada through a retail partnership with Canadian Tire Inc.
Prior to joining Petco, Mike served as Chief Administrative Officer at 4moms, a leading high-tech baby gear brand. Previously, Mike was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for General Nutrition Centers (GNC). He also served in various financial and operational leadership roles at Abercrombie & Fitch, including Senior Vice President of Finance.
Mike holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Kenyon College and a master’s degree in finance and accounting from the University of Chicago. He is based at Petco’s National Support Center in San Diego.