Bob Conlin is Executive Chairman of NAVEX and an active investor in several technology companies. Prior to holding the role of Executive Chairman, Bob served as President & Chief Executive Officer at NAVEX. Under Bob's leadership, NAVEX demonstrated 10 years of consistently strong financial performance and growth. During that time, NAVEX completed 8 acquisitions, grew from 168 to more than 1,200 employees, and expanded operations globally to now include over 13,000 customers.
Bob also led the strategy to extend NAVEX’s solution offerings beyond Ethics and Compliance solutions to include Integrated Risk Management (IRM) and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) software, and to integrate all NAVEX solutions into the NAVEX One platform. In addition, he guided NAVEX through three successful private equity transactions working with The Riverside Company, Vista Equity Partners and BC Partners.
In 2016, Bob was named “Technology Executive of the Year” by the Technology Association of Oregon. In 2020, he was included in CEO Today's "USA 2020 Awards" for top CEOs by industry and sector. In 2022, NAVEX was named "Enterprise Company of the Year" by the Technology Association of Oregon.