H.S. Grace & Company, Inc.
Robert S. Roath, CPA

Professional Positions

  • Senior Vice President and CFO at RJR Nabisco
  • Vice President and Corporate Controller at Colgate-Palmolive
  • General Foods and GAF
    • Held financial leadership positions with various divisions
  • Price Waterhouse
  • Served in the U.S. AirForce

Rob Roath is a senior financial executive with diversified corporate and operational experience for global companies. Currently a public company board member, Roath served as senior vice president and chief financial officer for RJR Nabisco and vice president and corporate controller for Colgate-Palmolive. Other experience includes financial leadership positions with various divisions of General Foods and GAF. He began his career at Price Waterhouse after service in the U.S. Air Force.


Education and Certification


University of Maryland College Park


Professional and Community Affiliations

Financial Executives International

InterDigital Communication Corp. - Board Director; member of the Audit Committee; Chairman and member of the Executive and Compensation Committees

L.E.K. Consulting - Advisory Board Chairman

Roundabout Theatre - Advisory Board member

Standard Parking - Member of the Board and Chairman of the Audit Committee

University of Maryland - Business school Advisory Board