Bob McCarthy is responsible for global strategy and corporate development at GHX, supporting the company’s commitment to global growth and delivering on customer needs. An executive with more than 20 years of experience, McCarthy has successfully led and managed corporate development, finance and strategy teams in complex and dynamic business environments.
Before joining GHX in 2018, McCarthy led the Corporate Development team at Level 3 Communications where he was responsible for the acquisition, investment and divestiture initiatives on a global basis. During his tenure, he managed the full acquisition lifecycle and was a key participant in the company’s long-term strategic vision and growth strategies.
Prior to Level 3, McCarthy worked at BellSouth Corporation where he was responsible for domestic corporate development activities and management of the company’s venture capital portfolio. He previously served as the chief financial officer and general counsel of Cypress Communications, a NASDAQ-listed company, and was also a partner at Hunton & Williams, a global law firm.
McCarthy earned his bachelor’s degree and Juris Doctorate from the University of Carolina, Chapel Hill.