Robert Half

Robert Half provides skilled professionals in the fields of accounting and finance, technology, legal, creative, marketing, and administration. The Company operates through three segments: temporary and consultant staffing, permanent placement staffing, and risk consulting and internal audit services.

Company Growth (employees)
Menlo Park, US
Size (employees)
16,400 (est)
Robert Half was founded in 1948 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, US

Key People/Management at Robert Half

Harold Messmer, Jr 

Harold Messmer, Jr 

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
M. Keith Waddell

M. Keith Waddell

Vice Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Financial Officer
Paul Gentzkow 

Paul Gentzkow 

President and Chief Operating Officer, Staffing Services
Reesa Staten

Reesa Staten

Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications
Michael Buckley

Michael Buckley

Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, Treasurer and Assistant Secretary
Evelyn Crane-Oliver

Evelyn Crane-Oliver

Senior Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel
Kenneth Gitlin

Kenneth Gitlin

Senior Vice President, Operational Support
Tami Munns

Tami Munns

Senior Vice President, Corporate Services, Staffing
Lynne Smith

Lynne Smith

Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Compensation
Michelle Whitman

Michelle Whitman

Senior Vice President, Marketing
Stephen Hilton

Stephen Hilton

Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller and Assistant Treasurer
Sean Perry

Sean Perry

Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
Robert Glass

Robert Glass

Executive Vice President, Corporate Development
Christopher Hoffmann

Christopher Hoffmann

Senior Vice President, Commercial Transactions and Law

Robert Half Office Locations

Robert Half has an office in Menlo Park
Menlo Park, US (HQ)
200 2884 Sand Hill Rd
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Robert Half Financials and Metrics

Robert Half Financials

Robert Half's revenue was reported to be $5.3 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q3, 2017)

1.3 b

Gross profit (Q3, 2017)

546.4 m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2017), %


Net income (Q3, 2017)

84.7 m

Market capitalization (16-Feb-2018)

7 b

Cash (30-Sep-2017)

348.3 m


6.6 b
Robert Half's current market capitalization is $7 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


4.2 b4.7 b5.1 b5.3 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

2.5 b2.8 b3 b3.1 b

Gross profit

1.7 b1.9 b2.1 b2.2 b
USDQ2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q3, 2017


1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b

Cost of goods sold

741.6 m762.9 m770.7 m787.2 m786 m761.5 m778.3 m

Gross profit

530.5 m549.8 m532 m557 m552.5 m525.8 m546.4 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


275.8 m287.1 m224.6 m260.2 m

Accounts Receivable

551.9 m657.7 m704.6 m703.2 m

Current Assets

11.7 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b


112.6 m121.8 m142.9 m161.5 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


260.9 m313.1 m251.8 m217.1 m238.7 m292.5 m260.1 m297.8 m348.3 m

Accounts Receivable

661.3 m687 m731.6 m734.4 m732.2 m742.8 m700.4 m708.5 m737.9 m

Current Assets

1.3 b1.4 b1.4 b1.4 b1.4 b1.5 b1.3 b1.3 b1.4 b


120.3 m124.6 m129.2 m147.9 m157.2 m161.2 m157.8 m153.6 m146.6 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

252.2 m305.9 m357.8 m343.4 m243.5 m

Depreciation and Amortization

48.8 m49.7 m53.5 m64.3 m49.1 m

Accounts Receivable

(47.7 m)(134.9 m)(75.7 m)(15.9 m)(21.8 m)

Accounts Payable

38.4 m71.7 m60.2 m19.7 m65.7 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

77.9 m167.6 m264.4 m83.4 m175 m265.6 m78.5 m158.8 m

Depreciation and Amortization

13 m26.6 m39.5 m15.4 m31.3 m47.7 m16.2 m32.5 m

Accounts Receivable

(22.4 m)(44 m)(96.5 m)(25.4 m)(29.3 m)(39.7 m)4.3 m3.4 m

Accounts Payable

(23.2 m)29.2 m63.1 m35.1 m7.2 m58.8 m(7.5 m)38 k
USDY, 2017


17.1 x


18.4 x


80.8 k

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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Robert Half Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016Feb, 2018




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Robert Half Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
RH Holding Company
Jersey Temporaries
Protiviti Inc
RH-TM Resources
Protiviti Pty. Limited
Robert Half Trabalho Temporário Ltda.
Robert Half Human Resources Shanghai Company Limited
Protiviti GmbH
Protiviti Consulting Private Limited
Robert Half Temporaries
Robert Half Corporation
Robert Half Austria GmbH
Robert Half SAS
Protiviti LLC
Robert Half Sarl
Robert Half of California
Protiviti Holdings Inc.
Protiviti Government Services
Robert Half Australia Pty. Limited
Protiviti EOOD
Robert Half Canada Inc.
Robert Half Internacional Empresa De Servicios Transitorios Limitada
Protiviti Shanghai Co
Protiviti Hong Kong Co. Limited
Protiviti SAS
Robert Half International France SAS
Robert Half Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG
Robert Half S.r.l.
Robert Half Japan Ltd.
Robert Half Staffing
Robert Half Nevada Staff
Robert Half of Pennsylvania
Robert Half BVBA
Robert Half Hong Kong Limited
Robert Half Deutschland Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH
Protiviti S.r.l.

Robert Half Market Value History

Robert Half Revenue Breakdown

Robert Half's Web-traffic and Trends

Robert Half Online and Social Media Presence

Robert Half Company Life and Culture

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