Rob joined the KRD team as a partner; he has more than 30 years of experience in accounting, auditing, and financial reporting with several Chicago-based public accounting firms. He is a specialist in the manufacturing, distribution and professional services industries where he provides a variety of accounting, tax, business consulting, and financial services to individual and closely-held business clients. His extensive accounting and auditing background served as the basis for assisting with professional training in these functions.
Rob focuses on serving the needs of his clients by providing strategic tax planning, business consulting, and evaluating opportunities to minimize risk and maximize profitability.
Rob received his Bachelor’s degree from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is also a CM&AA, Certified Merger & Acquisition Advisor. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Illinois CPA Society. His professional affiliations include: Rochelle Zell (formerly Chicagoland Jewish High School), Former Treasurer, Board, and Executive Committee Member; Chicagoland Jewish High School Endowment Fund, Past President; Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center, Board member and former Treasurer and Executive Committee Member; Midwest Business Brokers & Intermediaries; Precision Metalforming Association, Chicago District, Past President; The Entrepreneurship Institute, Chicago Advisory Board Partner