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Roy leverages his extensive strategic, operational and financial leadership experience in the staffing industry, including specific M&A experience buying and selling businesses, to infuse our advice to our clients with the perspective of a veteran industry CEO and Board member.
Roy was President and CEO of SFN Group, a leading commercial and professional staffing company, from 2004 to 2011. Prior to that, he served as CFO of SFN (and its predecessors Spherion and Interim Services) since 1995. He was a member of the SFN Board of Directors from 2004 to 2011. Under Roy’s watch, SFN engaged in well-timed dispositions of business lines and grew the remaining business both organically and through a series of successful acquisitions. Roy led the development and execution of SFN’s organic and acquisition growth strategy and, as CFO, he ensured that it was supported by the appropriate capital structure. Roy’s work culminated in the company being sold to Randstad in 2011 at a 52% premium.
Roy also has extensive experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining SFN, Roy served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for HomeBanc Mortgage Corporation and HomeBanc Federal Savings where he worked for 15 years.
Roy resides in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He earned his B.S. at The Ohio State University and his M.B.A. at Georgia State University.