Tom Sweet is Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Dell. In this role, he is responsible for all aspects of the company's finance function including accounting, financial planning and analysis, tax, treasury, investor relations and corporate strategy.
Prior to being CFO of Dell, he was vice president of corporate finance, controller and chief accounting officer with responsibility for global accounting, tax, treasury and investor relations, as well as global financial services. Tom was responsible for external financial reporting for more than five years when Dell was a publicly-traded company. Prior to this, he served in a variety of finance leadership roles at Dell including vice president, responsible for overall finance activities within the corporate business, education, government and healthcare business units of Dell. He has also served as the head of internal audit and in a number of sales leadership roles in education and corporate business units since joining Dell in 1997.
Prior to Dell, Tom was vice president, accounting and finance, for Telos Corporation. Before that, he spent 13 years with Price Waterhouse in a variety of roles primarily focused on providing audit and accounting services to the technology industry.
Tom received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Western Michigan University and is a CPA. He currently serves on the Salvation Army Central Texas Advisory Board and also serves on the Advisory Board at the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas Austin.