Robert Hureau is PPD’s chief financial officer. In this role, he provides enterprise leadership regarding matters involving capital allocation, financial reporting, planning and executive decision-making.
Hureau has nearly 30 years of experience and extensive expertise spanning the breadth of finance across the medical technology and life sciences, manufacturing and consumer sectors. He is an accomplished CFO who upholds PPD’s long-standing reputation as a company committed to integrity, financial discipline and sustainable growth.
He joined PPD in 2014 from Acelity, a leading global medical technology company focused on transformational healing solutions, where he served as executive vice president and CFO. Previously, Hureau held a series of senior leadership positions of increasing responsibility, including senior vice president and CFO at Sensata Technologies, a supplier of sensing, electrical protection, control and power management solutions. He began his career at Coopers & Lybrand.
Hureau earned a Bachelor of Science in accounting from Babson College and a Master of Business Administration from the F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College. He is a certified public accountant.