Mr. Robinson has 30 years of executive experience across the sectors noted in general management and senior finance roles with fortune 500 companies and as an investor & operating partner in private companies.

  • Technology - internet, software & hardware
  • Consumer -  PCs, packaged food & personal products
  • Hospitality - foodservice & restaurants
  • Financial Services - E payment, BPO & software
  • Life Sciences -  CRO  services to pharmaceutical and biotech sponsors

Global experience includes responsbilities for business in Europe, Asia and South America.

  •  Emerging market experience China & India.

Board experience - served as a director of two publicly traded companies.

  • Deluxe corporation
  • Efunds corporation

Work History

Work History

Controller - Grocery Division

The Pillsbury Company
2006 - Present


Pathology Experts LLC

Co-Founder and investor. Pathology Experts LLC is a CRO focused on providing preclinical research scientists to pharmaceutical biotech companies globally.

2005 - Present

CEO & Managing Partner

Chiefadvisors LLC

Chiefadvisors is a strategic consulting and investment firm specializing in partnering with C-level executives or boards to identify and implement initiatives to improve financial performance. Chiefadvisors has evolved to become a valuable resource for top executives, boards and investors of small to mid-sized companies seeking relevant C level expertise and independent insight to help them take their companies to the next level.

2000 - 2004

Vice President


Vice President Finance & Operations for unit

Vice President Plans and Controls for Software Group.

2004 - 2004


Red Prarie

CFO of privately held supply chain software company.

1998 - 2000

Vice President Finance


Vice President Finance of the Consumer and Small Business Group.

1993 - 1998

Division President

Sara Lee

President of Sara Lee Bakery Foodservice.

President of Sara Lee Bakery Specialty Markets

Sr. VP & CFO of Sara Lee Bakery

1989 - 1993

Vice President Finance & Strategy

Colgate Palmolive

Vice President of Finance & Strategy for the Far East (Asia) division.

1986 - 1989

Vice President Finance

Burger King

CFO of Burger King International Division