Point B names Mike Roberts Practice Director in Chicago

10 March 2016 Consultancy.uk 1 min. read
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Point B has promoted Senior Director Mike Roberts to the role of Practice Director of its Chicago office. Following the fast year-on-year growth at the firm’s Chicago office, attributed in part to Roberts' efforts, Robert will leverage his more than two decades of consultancy experience to take the helm of the office as the firm continues to grow its footprint in the region. 

Mike Roberts joined Point B as a Senior Associate in 2008, and was promoted to the role of Senior Director at the firm in 2012. His responsibilities included resource management, recruiting and client leadership. In 2008, Roberts concurrently founded Grasshopper 510, an eco-friendly boutique small goods store. Previously, he worked at Hitachi Consulting as a Senior Manager, joining in 2002, and prior to that Roberts worked at Arthur Anderson Roberts in the role of Manager in the firm's Business Consulting unit. Roberts started his career in 1996, at Unisys as an Information Systems Consultant.

Roberts holds a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems and Accounting from the University of Colorado at Boulder – Leeds School of Business.

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Point B’s recent announcement sees Roberts promoted to the role of Practice Director of its Chicago office. In his new role, Roberts will leveraging his more than 20 years of experience; which has included helping the firm book an average 30% year-over-year growth at its Chicago office, to provide guidance and direction to the Point B Chicago team. 

“Mike cultivates Point B’s values-driven culture for our consultants, leads our volunteer and philanthropy work in the Chicago community, and is a steward of consulting expertise for our broad range of clients in the area,” says Point B President of Consulting Chuck Ritter. “His business acumen and focus on world-class client delivery will serve as the foundation for the next phase of growth and development for our Chicago team.”