Robert (Bob) Cook has served as Stuart Dean’s chief financial officer since April 2006. Bob also serves as secretary of the company.
Bob is a certified public accountant with more than 35 years of experience. He began his career with KPMG, one of today’s “Big Four” global accounting firms and later held positions with Siemens AG, a global electronics and electrical engineering firm, in U.S. financial mergers and acquisitions, and with Omnicom, an international advertising conglomerate, as a divisional CFO. Bob’s disciplinary strengths are in corporate turnarounds and restructuring, due diligence activities, cost control and forecasting, strategic planning, Sarbanes-Oxley review and implementation, and operational and corporate third-party services.
Bob holds a BA in accounting from Adelphi University on Long Island, where he lives with his wife and three children.