Robert Half

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized staffing firm, providing skilled professionals in the fields of accounting and finance, technology, legal, creative, marketing, and administration. We have more than 400 consulting and staffing locations worldwide.

Founded in 1948, Robert Half pioneered the concept of professional staffing services. Today, we offer businesses a full spectrum of specialized staffing and consulting solutions. Robert Half has appeared on FORTUNE® magazine's "Most Admired Companies" list every year since 1998 and also appears on Ethisphere's 2013 list of the "World's Most Ethical Companies." The company is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: RHI) and is a member of the S&P 500 index and the FTSE4Good Responsible Investment Index.
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 at Robert Half

Harold M. Messmer, Jr 

Harold M. Messmer, Jr 

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Robert W. Glass

Robert W. Glass

Executive Vice President, Corporate Development
Michael Buckley

Michael Buckley

Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and Treasurer
M. Keith Waddell

M. Keith Waddell

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

Paul F. Gentzkow 

President and Chief Operating Officer, Staffing Services

Robert Half Office Locations

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

Robert Half Data and Metrics

Robert Half Financial Metrics

Robert Half's revenue was reported to be $5.3 b in FY, 2016 which is a 3% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

5.3 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

343.4 m

Market capitalization (27-Jun-2017)

6 b

Closing share price (27-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

260.2 m
Robert Half's current market capitalization is $6 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


4.2 b4.7 b5.1 b5.3 b

Revenue growth, %


Net Income

252.2 m305.9 m357.8 m343.4 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


224.6 m260.2 m

Current Assets

1.3 b1.3 b


142.9 m161.5 m


208.6 m209.8 m

Total Assets

1.7 b1.8 b

Accounts Payable

148.1 m135.5 m

Current Liabilities

655.5 m679.9 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

979.5 m1 b

Retained Earnings

34.5 m84.6 m

Total Equity

1 b1.1 b

Financial Leverage

1.7 x1.6 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

252.2 m305.9 m357.8 m343.4 m

Depreciation and Amortization

1.7 m557 k192 k1.2 m

Accounts Receivable

(76 m)(16 m)

Accounts Payable

139.7 m175.1 m

Purchases of PP&E

(14.7 m)(2.2 m)

Capital Expenditures

(75.1 m)(83 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(118 m)(112.2 m)

Dividends Paid

(107.6 m)(114.2 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(368.5 m)(288.3 m)

Interest Paid

285 k266 k

Income Taxes Paid

212.7 m219.4 m
USDY, 2016


323.1 k

Financial Leverage

1.6 x

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