Bob McCutcheon

Bob McCutcheon

As the U.S. Industrial Products Leader, Bob oversees the firm’s team of over 4,000 professionals that provide comprehensive financial, operational, and strategic services to clients across the industrial products sector including aerospace & defense, chemicals, engineering & construction, industrial manufacturing, metals, transportation & logistics, and forest, paper and packaging. With nearly two decades of experience providing audit and advisory services to multinational clients, Bob is responsible for bringing the right teams together to ensure delivery of superior service to the clients in the industrial products sector.


Beyond entertainment…Virtual and augmented reality find new home

VR/AR is being used as an advanced manufacturing technology tool – just like robotics, 3D printing, and the Internet of Things.

3-D printing and the ‘flattening’ of manufacturing

Without 3-D printing, a some innovative companies could never have entered manufacturing—or helped spur industry growth.

Are IP companies being short-sighted in their digital efforts?

Top-performing industrial products companies take a deliberate but inclusive approach to their digital strategy and execution.

For US manufacturers, virtual reality is for real

US manufacturers are increasingly using virtual reality on the factory floor to boost productivity and product quality.

Manufacturers are putting virtual reality to work…and in surprising ways

Virtual and augmented reality are helping manufacturers innovate in ways we could have never imagined.

Field service workers could fix wearables’ PR problem

Why wearables are tailor-made for field service workers, who could become the technology’s biggest advocates.

The internet of things has arrived in America’s factories

A look at what the internet of things and connected devices mean for US manufacturers.



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