Expertise: Technology Strategy, Digital Transformation, Change Facilitation, Cross-Functional Alignment, Outsourcing Transitions, Financial Services, Hospitality, Aviation, Technology Leadership, Team Coaching
Rob Webb is an accomplished global technology executive, digital transformation guide, growth advisor, management consultant and executive coach with proven expertise driving strategic change through technology innovation and building collaborative partnerships. He is the founder of TBM Advisors, an independent consulting and coaching firm.
Rob is passionate about helping individuals, groups and organizations maximize their growth potential by enhancing strategic clarity, leveraging technology for growth, and development high performance teams through coaching and communication.
With experience in multiple industries including financial services, hospitality, and aviation Rob has a diverse coaching skill set. He has proven leadership in all areas of information technology, including: Strategy, Governance, Architecture, Enterprise Systems, Cloud Migration, Systems Consolidation, Shared Services, Infrastructure Outsourcing, Offshore Development, Software Development, Business Analytics, Data Integration, Sales Force Enablement, and Cyber Security.
Rob most recently was the CIO and Statutory Executive Officer for MetLife Japan. Previously, Rob held the position of Global CIO for Etihad Aviation Group, Global CIO for Hilton Worldwide, Global CIO at Equifax, and has held divisional CIO positions at General Electric in Power Systems, Global Consumer Finance, and Commercial Finance. He began his career as a management consultant with Accenture.
Following an undergraduate degree from the University of Western Ontario, Rob received his MBA from the ESCP European School of Management in Paris, France. He has also completed executive education at MIT Sloan School of Management, Harvard Business School and the Global CEO Program at IESE Business School in Barcelona.
Rob has been a member of the IBM, Accenture, AT&T and Sabre CIO Advisory Boards and has been a CIO Advisor to venture capital firms, including: Greylock Partners, Mayfield Fund, Sierra Ventures, and their portfolio companies.
Rob completed the Executive Master Degree in Consulting and Coaching for Change at INSEAD in Singapore where his research program focused on “Key Success Factors for Digital Transformation from the People, Culture and Human Dynamics Perspective." Rob recently received the LIFT Advanced Coaching Certification at Ivey Business School and is an Ivey Academy Coach.
Rob has lived and worked in United States, Europe, Middle East, China, Japan, and Canada.