Meet Robert T. O’Brien
Partner and Vice Chairman, U.S. Real Estate Services Leader, Deloitte & Touche LLP
Bob leads our national real estate services practice. Previously, Bob served as Deloitte’s national leader of audit and enterprise risk services for the real estate industry and also led the global real estate funds initiative. He has 27 years of public accounting and transaction experience serving publicly held and privately held clients in various industries, with a focus on the real estate and hospitality industries. Bob has served as lead client service partner and audit partner on a number of our largest REIT and real estate private equity clients. Bob has significant experience with real estate initial public offerings, acquisitions, dispositions, workouts and bankruptcies.
Bob received his MBA in Finance with concentrations in Real Estate and International Business from Kellogg Graduate School of Management. He received his BS in Accounting from John Carroll University.
He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts, National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries, Real Estate Roundtable, Urban Land Institute and Pension Real Estate Association.