Peter G. Walsh became FactSet Research Systems’ Executive VP and COO in October 2009. When he joined the company in 1996, he was VP of Planning and Control. Three years later he became VP, Director of Finance. In 2001, Walsh was appointed US Southeast Regional Manager, where he was in charge of sales and consultation services to investment managers and investment banks. Four years later he became Senior VP, CFO and Treasurer for four years until he was appointed to the position he holds today.