Robert Hirth

Senior Managing Director

Bob Hirth is a Senior Managing Director and served as Co-Vice Chair of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and is COSO Chair Emeritus. He serves on our global ESG steering committee and is a frequent keynote speaker on the topic of ESG around the world.

Bob has participated in engagements and made presentations in over 20 countries, provided services to more than 50 organizations and worked closely with board members, C-level executives, finance and accounting professionals as well as public accounting firm partners and employees. His experience includes auditing and accounting, sustainability reporting and standard-setting, internal control and risk management. Bob started his career in public accounting and was a global equity partner of Arthur Andersen, working in both its audit and consulting divisions. He graduated from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, with a concentration in accounting.