In his 20-year career, Robert Wells has founded and played key roles in multiple software and professional services startups and launched innovation practices within larger organizations. He has been recognized for leadership and value creation in strategy, innovation, and execution across the enterprise.
Robert has deep expertise in Robotic Process Automation / Intelligent Automation (RPA/IA), Digital Transformation, Data Analytics (BI), and is a trusted strategic advisor for mergers & acquisitions.
Most recently, his leadership in Robotic Process Automation (RPA) helped fuel the acquisition of Arrow Digital, (3x listed in INC 5000 fastest growing company’s in America) by Cognizant Digital Engineering.
Robert’s expertise and thought leadership are sought by public and private companies ranging from the development stage to Fortune 500. Robert is a thought leader, speaker, and author featured in; Robotic Business Review 2019 Predictions, Machine Design, OPEX Week: Business Transformation World Summit, WSIA Automation Conference, ACAUS Beyond Accounting, South Florida Business Journal, Palm Beach Technology Association, WPTV News, Tech Talks and numerous blogs, articles, podcasts and white papers. He is also a contributor to McKinsey’s Global Research Executive Panel.
Robert holds degrees in Business Management and Music Performance from the University of South Carolina, and has completed course-work in Computer Science at Stanford University, RPA certifications from UiPath, Automation Anywhere and Blue Prism.