Bob is responsible for the financial, administrative and business operations of Parature. He brings to the company 25 years of leadership experience. Prior to joining Parature, Bob served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Q.Know Technologies, Inc., a privately-held enterprise software company in the document and content management space.
Preceding his position at Q.Know, Bob was Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for NFR Security, a venture-backed company providing network security products. His responsibilities at both companies included all financial operations, shareholder and analyst communications, and business operations including legal, human resources and purchasing.
During his professional career, Bob has also served in senior leadership positions at two public companies; as Vice President for Financial Operations at Best Software, Inc., Controller and Associate Director of Finance for IGEN, Inc. Bob was also with Deloitte and Touche in Washington D.C. for seven years. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) and the Virginia Society of CPAs.
Bob’s professional awards include SmartCEO Magazine Executive Management Award, Washington Business Journal CFO of the Year, SmartCEO Magazine Smart CFO of the Year and Northern Virginia Technology Council CFO of the Year finalist. Bob holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Penn State University and is a Certified Public Accountant.