Bob Rendine joined SVC in 2014 with two decades of strategic communications experience for leading brands and successful global companies. Working across multiple highly regulated industries, Bob has created and executed communications strategies for major M&A transactions and high profile, high stakes issues in the legal and regulatory arena across five continents.
Just prior to joining SVC, Bob was SVP at NYSE Euronext where he led both the communications and marketing functions. At NYSE, Bob directed communications for two major transactions, one involving both EU Competition approval and a defense against an attempted hostile interloper overbid. Bob also managed key issues for the company, including SEC investigations and key management changes.
For GE, Bob led communications for the company’s global consumer finance and banking unit, GE Money, with over $200 billion in assets and 50,000 employees. There he managed communications for M&A activities ranging from strategic investments to outright acquisitions and divestitures of platforms and companies in the US, Latin America, EMEA and Asia.
At GTECH Holdings, Bob led communications for one of the world’s leading global gambling companies, navigating it through a period of significant legal and reputational challenges, including significant board and management changes.
Bob earned a BA in Political Science and Sociology from The George Washington University and an MPA from The American University.