Robert Latham is the Vice President and the top producing broker of the Houston office with over 30 years of hands-on experience and a uniquely broad range of skills, experiences, and abilities. These provide him with a rare perspective when working with clients to achieve their business objectives. His key attributes in deal-making are creative problem solving, attention to detail and follow-through. He has worked in a wide spectrum of industries including heavy manufacturing, petrochemical equipment, aerospace and defense, construction, gas transmission, plastics and commercial real estate brokerage and investment. Positions held include Owner/Founder of a light construction company, President and COO of ATG Group, a plastics manufacturer, and VP of Business Development and Director of Operations for a petrochemical equipment manufacturer (ultimately acquired by Oceaneering). Bob has a BS in Civil Engineering from Texas A&M University and an MBA from Columbia University Business School in New York City. He has also achieved the industry designations of Certified Business Intermediary and M&A Master Intermediary, demonstrating his commitment to excellence in his work. His interests include automobile restoration, cooking, and flying, including being a volunteer pilot for Angel Flight and he once sailed across the Atlantic.