Robert is the Chief Financial Officer of Kiwi Partners and provides Manager level support to a number of clients. Robert has a Master’s Degree in Accounting and is a New York registered CPA. Robert started the Kiwi Partners business with Jacquie Holmes in 1998. Robert started his accounting career with Deloitte and Touche as an auditor in the Non-For-Profit Division, and then joined Paul K. Brace, CPA, now Rogoff & Company, P.C., to specialize in non-for-profit auditing. Robert was the Controller at the American Thoracic Society for 5 years, which became one of Kiwi Partners clients in 1998. Robert is fluent in many accounting software packages, including QuickBooks, Fund EZ, MIP and Great Plains. His premise, in today’s more highly-regulated accounting world, is that “communication” is the most important ingredient for successful accounting functionality. The accounting department is not just a back office function, but the foundation upon which the entire organization is built. Robert acts in the CFO capacity for a number of clients that need financial strategic direction. In his spare time, Robert enjoys attending baseball games, horse racing, horse riding and travel.