As Chief Information Officer, Robert Neill, CIA, brings insight and understanding of complex IT management structures, effective systems implementation and practical risk management. His background includes positions in management of enterprise applications, data security and privacy, risk management, corporate IT management, operations management and senior leadership.
In his previous role as Director, CIO Advisory Services, Robert led Weaver’s services focused on providing strategic technical guidance for small and emerging organizations. Projects ranged from project-based assistance such as technical due diligence and integration for mergers and acquisitions, to technology product modernization, to outsourced, fractional Chief Information Officer leadership to optimize organizational structures and IT strategies.
Prior to this role, Robert led large companies as CIO, interim CEO and vice president of corporate technology, in addition to owning an Austin-based technology and management consulting business. He began his career as an accountant in the Texas Attorney General’s office, then supported government clients of a Big Four firm in the design and implementation of accounting packages. Robert also performed data management, business improvement and key performance indicator projects for state education agencies in Texas and Colorado. He earned both a Master's degree in Professional Accounting and a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin.