Robert VanHees is the Chief Financial and Administrative Officer of WCG. In this dual role, Robert leads WCG global financial and human capital operations.
Robert joins WCG after spending four years at ProQuest, a global leader in education technology, where he served as President and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to ProQuest, he was with JLL Partners, a private equity firm, where he was an Operating Partner for five years, partnering with management to oversee strategy and operations of a variety of portfolio companies. He also served as CFO of the Learning Care Group, a childcare and early education provider. Earlier in his career, he was CFO for Corporate Express North America and Corporate Express Europe, served as a Controller, and held several roles in financial planning and analysis, treasury, and audit functions.
Robert holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance and a master’s degree in Business Administration and Management, both from Michigan State University.