Rob Flaherty

Rob Flaherty

Chairman and Chief Executive at Ketchum
New York, United States

About me

Rob Flaherty is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ketchum, the global public relations firm with 130 offices and affiliates worldwide. Rob leads the agency's Global Leadership Council, which shapes the strategy of the agency and is responsible for the client service, talent development and financial performance of the firm. He is on the board of the Arthur W. Page Society, the Institute for Public Relations and the advisory board of Room to Read, which focuses on literacy and girls education in developing nations. 


Senior Partner, Chief Executive Officer
New York, United States
1989 - Present (33 years 8 months)
In addition to counseling clients on a regular basis. I work closely with the other members of our Executive Committee to develop and guide our firm so that it provides services and advice that help our clients win competitive advantage in the marketplace.
Vice President/Group Manager
New York, United States
1984 - 1989 (5 years)
Director of Public Relations
FX Matt Brewing Co
March 1981 - 1984 (2 years 10 months)


Bachelor of Science Journalism, Public Relations

1977 - 1981 (4 years)

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