Business 100 – 2018

Mark McCaffrey/PwC

As PwC’s U.S. technology, media, and telecommunications sector leader based in Silicon Valley, Mark is responsible for leading an experienced team of professionals who advise clients in the technology, media, and telecommunications industries. He is frequent speaker at industry conferences throughout the world and hosts several annual workshops for financial and operational executives and board members. He also lectures at colleges and universities on the subject of leadership. A graduate of Pace University, he is also on the board at the Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose and Kristi Yamaguchi’s Always Dream Foundation.

Mark’s family emigrated in the mid-1800s and settled in Brooklyn, New York. His grandfather Daniel worked at a printing press in Manhattan and his father, Jerry, the first McCaffrey to attend college, graduated from Saint John’s University, and subsequently spent his entire 45 year career at New York Life Insurance, retiring as an executive. Mark’s wife, Lisa, also one of Irish America’s Top 100, is a technology executive whose family resides on Inishbofin, County Galway. ♦