Bloomfield Hills, Mich.-based PulteGroup has appointed Robert "Bob" O'Shaughnessy as executive VP and chief financial officer, effective May 31. He will be responsible for the corporate accounting, treasury, tax, investor relations, audit, information technology and asset management functions, including the mortgage and title company. O'Shaughnessy will report directly to Richard J. Dugas Jr., chairman, president and CEO.
O'Shaughnessy joined PulteGroup from Penske Automotive Group, where he was executive VP and chief financial officer since 2007. He held various financial roles at the firm since 1997, including senior VP and controller.
"Bob is a proven leader who has demonstrated operational expertise," Dugas said. "With nearly 25 years of finance experience and a solid grounding in public accounting, Bob brings a broad range of expertise to PulteGroup, from which our entire operation will benefit.
O'Shaughnessy is replacing Roger Cregg as CFO. Cregg will retire from PulteGroup effective May 27.