Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting OfficerPhilip (Phil) Pace was named Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer in July 2022, after serving as Group Vice President and Controller. He oversees the global accounting organization, including accounting and reporting, treasury, and risk management.
Since joining Bloomin’ Brands in 2007, Phil has held various positions of increasing responsibility and helped take the company public in 2012.
He started his career in public accounting at Arthur Andersen LLP and served as a Senior Manager at Ernst & Young LLP, where he provided professional services to public and privately held companies primarily in the manufacturing and consumer products industries.
Phil earned both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in accounting from the University of South Florida and is a Certified Public Accountant in Florida.