Robert Scott Campbell, a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Wellington Management Group, has over 35 years of experience in providing professional advisory and consulting services to Corporate America. The primary focus of his activities is the recruitment of senior executives and key managers for Global 2000 companies primarily in the consumer products and retail, industrial products manufacturing, technology and communications, and healthcare and life sciences sectors.
The majority of the recent assignments conducted by Mr. Campbell include Chief Executive, Chief Operating, and Chief Financial Officers at the corporate and business unit levels. In addition, he has conducted searches for key Vice Presidents across functional areas including accounting and finance, corporate and business development, marketing, manufacturing operations, supply chain optimization, and human resources.
In addition to his work with the firm's major, multinational publicly-held and privately-held clients, Mr. Campbell has an extensive background in the assessment and recruitment of senior management during their pre and post-acquisition related integration activities. Many of his clients are engaged in significant corporate development initiatives and have evolving organizational structures. Those clients and their stakeholders rely upon his experience with complex merger and acquisition and related integration activities, and the firm’s ability to attract proven executive talent for those demanding situations.
Having begun his career with Arthur Andersen, Mr. Campbell managed the audits of several large, publicly-held companies. He was recruited by one of his clients, a publicly-held consumer products company, where he was initially responsible for the evaluation, negotiation, and transaction management of the company's business development initiatives, including all acquisition activities. Mr. Campbell was subsequently promoted to Chief Financial Officer.
Mr. Campbell holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Commerce, with dual majors in Accounting and Economics from Rider University. In addition, he has completed his coursework and examinations for a Masters of Business Administration degree from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.