Bob Riesbeck joined Terminix Global Holdings in December of 2020 as executive vice president leading the finance, information technology, and supply chain functions.
He is an accomplished senior executive with experience serving as CEO, COO, CFO and board member and brings 25 years of experience in complex transformations with a balance of both growth and turnarounds at large multi-unit distributed service organizations. Riesbeck has a track record of operational improvement, financial discipline, and acquisition integration excellence for both public and private companies. He is widely recognized as an inclusive, measured, and opportunistic business strategist who partners with operational and support functions to develop impactful financial models and discipline that prevent margin erosion and drive immediate performance improvement.
Riesbeck joined the company from Pier 1 Imports where he most recently served as chief executive officer and board member and previously held the position of CFO. There he led a complex turnaround strategy, garnering financial successes and great teammate support and engagement for the iconic retailer before the COVID-19 pandemic devastated the retail sector.
Prior to joining Pier 1, he was CFO at Full Beauty Brands. Prior to this he held successive positions of CFO, and President and CEO at H. H. Gregg, a $2.3 billion consumer products retailer with 226 stores in 20 states. He's also been an operating executive at private equity firm Sun Capital Partners and held operating unit Chief Financial & Operations Officers positions at Nike, Inc., (Hurley and Bauer) and Cluett American Corp.
Riesbeck is a Certified Public Accountant and received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Akron.