Robert ManschotAlare - Bio - Robert Manschot
...Robert Manschot Senior Managing Director Mr. Manschot has 30 years of experience in consulting and business management.
For the last decade Robert Manschot
has managed his
own consulting company RHEM International.The firm specializes in strategic and organizational change initiatives for leading mid-size companies.As part of one of his
consulting assignments, Mr. Manschot
provided high level senior executives at Symmetrics and Synovate
, after Symmetrics
was acquired by Synovate, with counsel regarding acquisitions and related international business issues and practices.He also assisted the Symmetrics Board of Directors in defining strategy and structure to best serve their clients.Mr. Manschot has served over the last 20 years on the Board of Directors of several public and private companies in various industries, including hospitality, real estate, technology, consumer goods and services.
From 1995 to 1998, Mr. Manschot
acted as Interim President and CEO for NVD Group
, a $250M company, during its reorganization and divestiture.From 1986 to 1995, he
served, initially as COO, and was in 1988 appointed as President and CEO for Rural/Metro Corporation
, an emergency services firm, which he
took public and grew from $80M to a $400M. Prior to that Mr. Manschot was for nine years a Senior Consultant and Worldwide Partner with the Hay Group, Inc. and was for ten years in the hotel industry where his last position was Vice President of Hotels for Intel, KLM's Hotel Management Company.Mr. Manschot
career in hotel management and eventually reached the level of Vice President, with chains like Sheraton and Intercontinental, in places such as the U.S., Egypt, Liberia, Germany, Belgium and Holland.Mr. Manschot
has been named an Arizona Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist, Council Member for the American Graduate School of International Management Thunderbird
, and an Entrepreneurial Fellow of the University of Arizona
.He earned a Bachelor's degree from the Institute of Economics, Arnhem, Holland; a Bachelor's degree, the School of Hotel Management, The Hague, Holland; an MBA with Honors, Boston University; and participated in the Financial Management Program, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University.