Rob Steinberg

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Rob Steinberg, Founder and Managing Partner

rsteinberg@cornerstone-as.com (202) 536-9083

As an interim executive and crisis consultant, Rob Steinberg has over 20 years of business experience with more than 10 years guiding corporate turnarounds. Mr. Steinberg has provided clients with a wide variety of restructuring and financial services. His specific industry experience includes:

  • Healthcare
  • Internet and technology
  • Manufacturing
  • Real estate
  • Retail
  • Services
  • Telecommunications
  • Transportation

He has worked on a wide range of notable turnaround assignments, including:

  • CRO of technology services company that is under consideration for turnaround of the year 2013 for Upper Midwest
  • CRO of Assured Financial with responsibility for workout of portfolio of 900 resort and residential properties
  • Performance improvement advisor to healthcare provider in which EBITDA improved by 60% in five months
  • Acting COO and performance improvement manager for the second largest, live-plant company in the United States, where he created a $5 million cost reduction plan for the company
  • CEO of largest provider of internet home décor stores, where he took the company from $300,000 per month in losses to breakeven in an eight-month period
  • Acting President and COO for $400 million publicly-traded telecommunications company, where he implemented a successful restructuring plan that achieved profitability during bankruptcy, after the company had been experiencing losses of $4 million per month prior to its filing
  • Interim CFO and COO for a dominant provider of plastic conveyor parts, where he facilitated an out-of-court sale of the company and maintained its growth pending the sale process
  • CRM for a leading outsourcing services firm, where he maintained the company through its sale in Chapter 11
  • Restructuring advisor for the last domestic analog tape manufacturing company, where he was actively involved in all aspects of the company’s sale in Chapter 11
  • Advisor for numerous Chapter 11 bankruptcies and 363 sales

For nine years, Mr. Steinberg was managing partner of the Washington office of a prominent law firm and served as the special assistant to Attorney General William French Smith at the U.S. Department of Justice. In this position, Mr. Steinberg was a successor to Chief Justice John Roberts. He served in the speechwriting group for the Reagan campaign and as a speechwriter in the Reagan Administration.

Mr. Steinberg has published several books and has written a host of articles for industry publications. He holds a bachelor’s degree and a J.D. from Washington University.