Robert Kristjanson is a skilled financial professional with extensive experience in telecommunications, SaaS, financial services, and manufacturing companies. He is comfortable and effective in startup, midsize, high-growth, and large corporate environments, with a consistent record of improving processes providing stakeholders with the data needed to drive decision-making and provide results.
Robert has been a full-time controller at multiple companies, most recently Hipcricket/Augme Technologies, Inc. where he presided over revenue growth from $6M to $26M and managed the transition from a private to public company. He has also been a successful consultant at numerous hi-tech and telecom firms including Ackerly Group, Verizon Wireless, InfoSpace, Seattle Jet Services, and fine.com. He began his career at Pricewaterhouse Coopers, in the audit group.
Robert holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration and Finance from the University of Washington. He lives in Seattle with his wife and daughter, and in his free time he enjoys golf and time with his family on Whidbey Island.