Mr. Wangerin brings a diverse financial background to ViaSat, including two years with a startup company, three years with a subsidiary of Raytheon Company, and nine years with Deloitte & Touche LLP. Most recently, Mr. Wangerin was VP Treasurer, Secretary and CFO at startup NexusData Inc. Prior to that he was VP and CFO at Raytheon Training and also was a senior manager with Deloitte & Touche.
During his career Mr. Wangerin has worked at both large and small corporations, in both commercial and government environments. His experience includes international business operations, cash management strategies, Oracle MRP system implementation, and mergers and acquisitions. While a member of Deloitte & Touche, he consulted on Raytheon Company’s acquisition of Hughes Electronics Defence Business and Hughes Electronics’ acquisition of PanAmSat Corporation.
At the University of Southern California, Mr. Wangerin was on the baseball and football teams, including the 1985 PAC-10 and Rose Bowl Champions. He earned a B.S. degree in accounting in 1988 and completed his Masters of Accounting in 1989. He is a member of the California Society of CPAs and the American Institute of CPAs.