EVP, Chief Financial Officer
Bob brings more than 25 years of business and financial management expertise to his role as Catalina’s Chief Financial Officer. He is responsible for leading worldwide financial functions, strategy and corporate development.
Prior to Catalina, Bob has held senior positions with a number of leading public and private-equity sponsored companies. Most recently, he served as EVP and CFO of Syniverse Holdings, Inc., a leading global software and services provider connecting mobile network operators and enterprises in nearly 200 countries, where he oversaw all global financial operations and teamed with executive management to implement transformative growth strategies.
Previously, as SVP and CFO for Hawaiian Telcom Communications, Inc., Bob completed a comprehensive financial restructuring that positioned the company for long-term stability and a return to profitable growth. Earlier, he served as VP, Controller and Treasurer for McLeodUSA and as Assistant VP, Corporate Financial Planning and Assistant Controller for Wisconsin Central Transportation Corporation. Bob began his finance career with Deloitte in Chicago. He is a certified public accountant and holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Carthage College.
Bob is a Midwesterner at heart who believes in servant leadership and currently lives in the Tampa Bay area with his wife and two Golden Retrievers.