Robert (Bob) Vicente is Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Chief Operations Officer for Hillwood’s multinational industrial development and investments business. In these roles, he leads the teams responsible for capital markets, finance, investor relations, accounting, and operations.
Bob was a key contributor to the establishment of U.S. and European investment advisory business for Hillwood. His work includes the formation of the privately-held company’s subsequent funds and closings. The total capitalization of Hillwood’s 10 vehicles exceeds $10.0 billion.
Bob also serves on Hillwood’s operating committee, which oversees investment activity. Other critical areas of focus have been technology initiatives and structured finance.
Bob has been a Hillwood team member since 2005. Before Hillwood, Bob had CFO experience in the multifamily sector and corporate finance experience in public markets.
From 1986-1999, Bob served in the United States Coast Guard.
Bob earned a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from the United States Coast Guard Academy in 1986 and a Master of Business Administration from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania in 1996.