Bob joined Valley in 2016 and brings over two decades of financial leadership and expertise to his current role. He began his journey with Valley as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer and was promoted to COO in 2018. As COO, he plays a critical role working with Valley’s executive leadership team to deliver the bank’s strategic vision. Bob’s focus is on integrating platforms, improving service delivery and efficiency, and fostering innovation to support the bank in operating with the right balance of vision, quality, flexibility, control and cost. In addition to these responsibilities, he will continue to lead Valley’s digital transformation projects and all technology and operations-based aspects of the bank.
Bob received a bachelor’s degree in Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University and a master’s degree
in Information Systems and Business Administration from the University of Pittsburgh. He also serves as the
Chairman of the advisory board for The Pennsylvania State University, College of Information Sciences and
Technology, and on the board of The NJ Tech Council.