Convergys appoints Robert E. Knowling, Jr. to board
Mr. Knowling has more than 30 years of experience in the telecommunications and technology sectors.
During his career, Mr. Knowling has served as Chief Executive Officer of Telwares, a provider of telecommunications expense management solutions; Chief Executive Officer of the New York City Leadership Academy; Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of SimDesk Technologies, Inc., and Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Covad Communications.
He currently serves on the board of directors of Roper Technologies Inc.
Mr. Knowling received a BA in Theology from Wabash College and an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.
He has held board of director positions on several publicly-traded companies including Ariba, Inc., Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc., Hewlett-Packard Company and The Immune Response Corporation.
In addition, Mr. Knowling has served as a member of the board of directors of privately-held companies such as Acordia, Aprimo, Inc., and The Bartech Group.