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Mr. Robert G. Painter, also known as Rob, has been the Chief Financial Officer at Trimble Inc. (also know as Trimble Outdoors) since February 1, 2016. Mr. Painter has been Senior Vice President at Trimble Inc. since March 27, 2017. Mr. Painter served as Vice President and General Manager of Buildings at Trimble Navigation Limited since November 17, 2015 until February 1, 2016. He joined Trimble in 2006 leading it's business development and acquisition activities for three years. During that time, he played a substantial role in the creation of Virtual Site Solutions, a joint venture with Caterpillar. Subsequently, he served as General Manager of Trimble's construction services business and then General Manager of Intelligent Construction Tools, Trimble's joint venture with Hilti. In 2015, he was appointed Vice President of Trimble Buildings, a significant component of the Engineering and Construction segment. In this role, he managed worldwide operations for the BIM-centric businesses that span the design-build-operate continuum. Prior to Trimble, he held a variety of management and finance positions at Cenveo, Rapt, Bain & Company, Whole Foods and Kraft. He holds a B.S. in finance from West Virginia University in 1993 and an MBA in Business from Harvard Business School in 1998.
The CEO score provides an understanding of how employees feel about the CEO’s leadership style and effectiveness at Trimble.
Based on 699 ratings, Robert G. Painter ranks right above Esri's CEO, Jack Dangermond.
Trimble's CEO is highly regarded by African American/Black employees, employees who have been at the company Over 10 Years, and the HR department. However, employees with Entry Level experience, the Communications department, and the Customer Support department have a less favorable view of the CEO and believe there is room for improvement. Overall, the CEO score has remained stable over the last 90 days.