Executive Vice President, North American Sales
Bob Skea is executive vice president of North American Sales for Interactive Data Corporation. In this role, he is responsible for overseeing the sales organization, managing client relationships and helping to build upon revenue opportunities for the Company.
Prior to Interactive Data, Mr. Skea was with NorthStar Systems International, a software company in the wealth management market, where he most recently served as president. He previously held the role of senior vice president of sales and client management for Reuters America, where he oversaw revenue generation for its financial services offerings. Mr. Skea joined Reuters as a result of the acquisition of Multex.com, a provider of financial research to the institutional and retail investor markets. At Multex, he was senior vice president of sales and corporate development, helping to significantly increase revenue in a three-year period. Prior to Multex, Mr. Skea spent nearly 14 years at Chase Manhattan in operations, strategy and business development roles in the U.S. and Latin America.
Mr Skea is a graduate of Rutgers University Business School and serves on the boards of several youth-related charitable organizations.