Rob Kugel

Senior Vice President, Research, Ventana Research

Rob Kugel heads up CFO and business research focusing on the intersection of information technology with the finance organization and business. The financial performance management (FPM) research agenda includes the application of IT to financial process optimization and collaborative systems, control systems and analytics, and advanced budgeting and planning. Prior to joining Ventana Research, he was an equity research analyst at several firms, including First Albany Corporation, Morgan Stanley, and Drexel Burnham, and a consultant with McKinsey and Company. Rob earned his B.A. in economics/finance at Hampshire College, an MBA in finance/accounting at Columbia University, and is a CFA charter holder.