About Randy

Leadership Consulting

Randy is currently a private business consultant out of Greenville, South Carolina. Prior to this he was a Senior Operating Executive at Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe (WCAS) in New York, NY, one of the largest private equity firms in the world.

Randy is a proven leader who has successfully operated and grown businesses that are dependent on both geographically dispersed organizations and application of technology. Randy is renowned for his insightful development of strategies that emphasize relationship building and direct operational communication with both customers and employees to drive business excellence. Contact Randy directly rdobbs3@me.com

Randy is the author of “Transformational Leadership: A Blueprint for Real Organizational Change” Buy Randy’s book “Transformational Leadership”


Prior to joining WCAS Randy was Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for US Investigations Services, Inc. and its subsidiaries (USIS) with annual revenues over $850 million. As CEO, he provided leadership, vision, and strategic direction for USIS to assure the progressive expansion of business solution and risk management services in government and private sector industries. USIS provided business intelligence and risk management solutions, security and related professional services, and a broad range of expert staffing and critical program support for institutions, commercial businesses, and federal agencies.

Prior to joining USIS in February 2005, Randy served as President and Chief Executive Officer for Philips Medical Systems, North America. In this highly technical and regulated market, he was responsible for field sales and service organization of more than 5,500 people, revenue in excess of $3.3 billion, and an organization focused on the sales and service of Medical Diagnostic Imaging equipment. Before Philips Medical, Randy was President and Chief Executive Officer of GE Capital, IT Solutions, where he was honored with General Electric’s “Turnaround Business of the Year Award.”

Contact Randy Dobbs rdobbs3@me.com


Randy’s Blog

Good Leaders Do Not Manage Change……They Lead Change!

As I mentioned in my last blog, I have had several interesting consulting engagements recently and they have provided me some great experiences to … [Read More...]

Motivational Leadership Speaking Motivational Leadership SpeakingRandy continues to be an exciting motivational leadership speaker, which has been his passion for over 25 years. He honed his skill as a motivational speaker and business coach working at GE under the tutelage of Jack Welch. From line supervisor to President & CEO, Randy has successfully lead individuals through his specific motivational methods that produce tangible results. Randy is personable, authentic, and driven. He has a speaking ability that motivates and energizes individuals to achieve beyond their potential.
Executive Leadership Mentoring Executive Mentoring & Leadership ConsultingRandy Dobbs is a proven CEO with strong operational/execution skills who has demonstrated success in fix-it situations. Randy has been a mentor for over 30 years helping individuals, senior leaders, to CEO’s at GE, Phillips Medical, USIS and wcasportfolio companies. Randy was trained in mentoring while at GE and subsequently pushed to train all the top leaders in Philips and USIS while implementing mentor programs at both organizations.Randy mentors/coaches CEO’s and some of their direct reports today in his current role.
Buy Randy’s book “Transformational Leadership” Transformational Leadership

Sharing personal experience and practical business blueprints, Dobbs takes the reader on a journey through the transformational process. Leaders working in organizations of various sizes--and facing diverse challenges and opportunities--will find Dobbs' ideas transformative, personally as well as professionally. This is a book for persons who want to be change agents within their respective organizations. It is for all who want to make a difference for themselves and their coworkers.