Robert Hester Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

As CFO, Mr. Hester has extensive experience in finance and considerable experience in the global healthcare industry. In addition to overseeing all aspects of finances, including financial and investor reporting, valuations, tax compliance and investment tax structuring, Mr. Hester also supports investor relations and compliance.

Prior to joining NovaQuest Capital, upon its formation in 2010, Mr. Hester served five years as Senior Finance Director for the NovaQuest and Corporate Development units at Quintiles. Mr. Hester’s previous experience includes director and controller positions in the medical software (Misys Healthcare) and restaurant industries, as well as five years in public accounting with KPMG, working in both the audit and tax departments and serving clients in a wide variety of industries.