Chairman & Partner
Bob is a Visiting Professor of Management Practice at the Saïd Business School at University of Oxford, and prior to that was a Professor of Management Practice at Harvard Business School. Bob is an expert in the area of leading and managing professional service firms and has written extensively on this topic. He has also done a significant amount of research on corporate reporting. He has written three books on this subject, The Value Reporting Revolution: Moving Beyond the Earnings Game (with Robert H. Herz, E. Mary Keegan and David M. H. Phillips), Building Public Trust: The Future of Corporate Reporting (with Samuel A. Di Piazza Jr.), and One Report: Integrated Reporting for a Sustainable Strategy (with Michael P. Krzus), which was the winner of the 2010 PROSE award in the category of Business, Finance, & Management.
Bob is a member of the steering committee of the International Integrated Reporting Committee and the Chairman of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB). In 2011, Bob was selected as one of the Top 100 Thought Leaders in Trustworthy Business Behavior 2012 for his extensive, positive contribution to building trust in business. Bob received an S.B. in Mathematics and an S.B. in Humanities and Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1973) and an A.M. (1975) and Ph.D. in Sociology (1979) from Harvard University.