ATLANTA-Robert Bowers, a business financial consultant who has worked as a chief financial officer at several national firms, is the new CFO at locally based Wells Real Estate Funds. At Wells, Bowers will direct the finance, corporate accounting, risk management, investors services and compliance organizations.

Prior to joining Wells, Bowers was CFO at NetBank Inc. and before that assignment held the same position at CheckFree Corp., a pioneer in the electronic bill payment industry, according to Wells president Leo Wells. He calls Bowers’ background in the financial services industry “long and distinguished.”

Bowers earned a bachelor of science degree in accounting from Auburn University where he was graduated summa cum laude. He is a licensed CPA and serves on the boards of various venture capital and nonprofit organizations in metro Atlanta.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Unlimited access to GlobeSt and other free ALM publications
  • Access to 15 years of GlobeSt archives
  • Your choice of GlobeSt digital newsletters and over 70 others from popular sister publications
  • 1 free article* every 30 days across the ALM subscription network
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM events and publications

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?


© 2024 ALM Global, LLC, All Rights Reserved. Request academic re-use from All other uses, submit a request to [email protected]. For more information visit Asset & Logo Licensing.


Join GlobeSt

Don't miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed commercial real estate decisions. Join now!

  • Free unlimited access to's trusted and independent team of experts who provide commercial real estate owners, investors, developers, brokers and finance professionals with comprehensive coverage, analysis and best practices necessary to innovate and build business.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and GlobeSt events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including and

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join GlobeSt

Copyright © 2024 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.