Today on Executives After Hours, Rob Waite stops by for a chat about traveling and working around the world, his future death (this is true), and his new book No Magic Bullets. Rob is Managing Director of the firm Allen.Associates, a retained senior executive search and leadership advisory firm where his practice serves major corporate accounts and private equity firms. Clients of Allen.Associates consider Rob as a trusted advisor; who brings a rigorous process to their search and value his counsel, which is both candid and direct.
Rob has been an international senior executive at Fortune 500 companies, CEO of a large privately held company, and CEO of a successful private equity-backed entity recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of America’s fastest-growing privately held companies. He has served on numerous corporate boards and has lived and worked in Europe, Latin America, and Canada. His business leadership experiences include turnarounds, start-ups, rapid growth enterprises, integration of acquisitions, formation and operation of international joint ventures, complex change initiatives and elite executive recruitment