CIO/CTO, Technology Innovator and Patent Holder



Leadership Roles

  • Senior VP, CTO/CIO - Mueller Water Products
  • Corporate VP & CIO - Russell Corporation
  • VP & CIO - ConAgra Foods
  • System Director - Kraft Foods
  • Began career with Brookhaven National Laboratories & Wyeth Pharmaceuticals

CIO/CTO Robert Keefe is a Fortium Partner based in Atlanta, GA. Bob is a business executive with deep backgrounds in manufacturing, engineering, science and technology. He is a highly experienced innovator, developer and executive leader adept at integrating technology strategies into a broader business vision. He is especially known for creating growth opportunities by leveraging advanced technologies and improving business processes to optimize business performance. His technology innovations have earned him six patents.

Areas of Expertise

  • Technology Innovation
  • Process Improvement
  • Manufacturing & Supply Chain
  • Integrations/Acquisitions
  • Business Development
  • New Product Development

Bob Keefe earned an MBA, with distinction, in Information Systems, Finance, Marketing and Operations from Pace University’s Lubin School of Business in New York. He completed Graduate Studies in Computer Science and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry and Biology from the State University of New York. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Society for Information Management (SIM) International, Omicron, Inc. and the University of Alabama Graduate Business School. The Georgia CIO Leadership Association and the Atlanta Chapter of SIM both named him CIO of the Year.