Richard J. Patro

Chief Information Officer


Richard J. Patro

Richard J. Patro was appointed Chief Information Officer in October 2017. He previously served as Laureate’s Chief Executive Officer, Global Products and Services, a position he held from January 2016. From January 2015 to December 2015, he served as President, Global Products and Services, and from January 2008 to December 2015, he served as Chief Operating Officer, Global Products and Services, and its predecessor businesses. Mr. Patro joined the Company as a finance director in 1995 and served in finance positions of increasing importance prior to his appointment as Chief Operating Officer, Global Products and Services. 

Mr. Patro earned a B.S. in accounting from Loyola University Maryland.