Vice President of Corporate Development
As Vice President of Corporate Development, James Robb leads Accruent’s merger and acquisition initiatives, including sourcing, valuation, integration planning, due diligence, and negotiations. As of 2018, he has led 12 of Accruent’s 19 add-on acquisitions which have extended Accruent into new industry verticals and geographies, and added new product functionality to Accruent’s suite of physical resource management solutions. James joined Accruent in 2013 as Director of Strategic Programs where he was responsible for driving cross-functional execution of strategic company programs designed to enable revenue growth and improve company profitability and efficiency.
Prior to joining Accruent, James spent 11 years with the supply chain software division of TAKE Solutions, formerly ClearOrbit, where he worked on process engineering and software implementation projects for Fortune 100 companies. He later served in executive leadership roles in finance and operations for companies in the technology, oil and gas, and real estate industries where he led acquisition and integration efforts, managed banking relationships, and was responsible for corporate reporting and day-to-day business operations.
James holds an MBA in Entrepreneurship from The Acton School of Business and a BS in Industrial Distribution from Texas A&M University.