Chief Compliance Officer
Robert Cowles has been Chief Compliance Officer at New England Investment & Retirement Group, Inc. since November 2015. He oversees all aspects of the firm’s compliance and risk management program.
Rob has spent his nearly 20-year career in various risk management roles, previously serving as a Managing Director at Foreside Compliance Services. He has also held positions at large financial institutions including Lincoln Investments and JPMorgan Chase & Co. Rob earned bachelor’s degrees in business management and finance from Merrimack College. He also received the Presidential Scholar honor during his time at Merrimack.
Rob is a Massachusetts native and currently lives in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, with his wife, Dinah, and two daughters, Megan and Erin. In the summer, the family can often be found enjoying time by their pool or at the beach. When the cold arrives, they escape the winter freeze by vacationing at a tropical location. Rob is an avid sports fan and enjoys working out and attending his daughters’ sporting events.