Robert Parker

CFO for IBM Asia Pacific

Robert Parker is the CFO for IBM Asia Pacific responsible for the financial management of the business across the region. Robert is based in Singapore.

Previously, Robert was Vice President of Finance and Chief Risk Officer for IBM Corporation based in Armonk NY, where he was responsible for IBM’s Enterprise Risk governance, risk transfer, pensions strategy and economic insights.

He has held several regional and country CFO roles including CFO of IBM Europe based in Madrid, Spain, CFO of IBM India/South Asia, based in Bangalore India and CFO for IBM Australia/New Zealand based in Sydney, Australia.

A Graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) and a Fellow of the CPA Australia, Robert holds a bachelor’s in economics from The University of Sydney and a master’s in Applied Finance from Macquarie University.