Mike Pyle is Senior Vice President of Engineering and Product Development, with responsibility for leading a growing worldwide team of developers with diverse skill sets in business and engineering disciplines.
Mike joined Pega as part of a small engineering team that was just 12 people at the time. Under his leadership, the group has grown into a global team with more than 1,000 highly skilled, creative and collaborative team members, including a rapidly growing R&D operation in India. Mike is a passionate software engineer who brings that commitment to his role at Pega. During his tenure, Mike has been instrumental in evolving the technical architecture and feature content of Pega’s products to meet critical business challenges, focused on delivering solutions that provide tangible value and touch the lives of people every day.
Mike has played an integral role in ensuring the adoption of agile development methodologies across the organization, participating in local agile communities and focusing his team on scrum best practices. Mike has also played a key role in developing Pega’s future leaders by overseeing the group’s internship program as well as teaching and mentoring staff while encouraging them to contribute beyond their core technical skillset.
Prior to joining Pega, Mike served in various software engineering roles with several departments of the UK Government, and within the Financial Services sector in London and New York. Mike holds a BCS degree from the Civil Service College in London, with specializations in operating systems and systems programming.