In addition to being Managing Director of Dickson Consulting, Bob Dickson is presently the CFO of CardiacAssist, Inc. CardiacAssist is a medical device company that develops, manufactures, and markets cardiac devices. CardiacAssist is located in Pittsburgh, PA.
Before starting Dickson Consulting, Bob was a financial officer of three companies for a total period of 22 years. These companies ranged in size from $9 million to $1.2 billion in revenue, both publicly traded and privately owned. He also worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers for nine years.
Bob has held numerous leadership roles in professional organizations, including the Financial Executives International and the Association for Corporate Growth. He has also served on the Board of Trustees at the Emerald Asset Mutual Fund Family and the Fort Pitt Capital Total Return Fund. In both situations he was the designated financial expert for the Audit Committee. Bob is a graduate of The Pennsylvania State University with a BS degree in Accounting.
As the Managing Director of Dickson Consulting, Bob's broad experience as a senior executive enables him to provides strategic consulting services and complete special projects for small to midsized companies. In addition to providing consulting services and completing special projects, Bob has served as part-time CFO of a start-up software company and a construction company.