Robert (Bob) Emmel has more than 30 years of experience encompassing, supporting, and leading a broad range of business, risk management, and information technology service and operational capabilities. Bob has led and/or performed in excess of 130 DR/BCP assessments and planning engagements, more than 30 data center assessment and enhancement projects, and five data center consolidation/migration efforts. Mr. Emmel has held IT consulting, operations and leadership positions with clients and organizations spanning a wide array of industries and locations around the world. He has written, published, and presented multiple professional papers dealing with IT, recovery planning, and data center operational support issues for organizations such as DRII, BCI, the UN, the Department of Energy, and the U.S. Department of Defense.
A former naval officer, Bob has an undergraduate degree in Naval Science and Analytical Management (U.S. Naval Academy), and master’s and doctoral degrees in Business Administration and Management.