Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Bob Schrader is Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Paychex, a role he assumed in October 2023 after more than 25 years of successful leadership experience in finance and corporate accounting. Since joining Paychex in 2014, he has held several leadership roles within corporate finance, including Vice President of Finance and Investor Relations, Vice President and Controller, and Head of Internal Audit.
Prior to joining Paychex, Schrader was the Chief Financial Officer for Unither Manufacturing, LLC, and held several finance leadership positions in his ten-year career with Bausch & Lomb, including Vice President of Finance and Controller of Global Quality and Operations. He is also a former Manager at PwC, LLP.
A certified public accountant (CPA), he earned a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Rochester Simon Business School and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the State University of New York at Brockport. He also serves on the board of directors for Junior Achievement of Central Upstate New York, a non-profit organization that fosters work readiness, entrepreneurship, and financial literacy skills in children grades K-12.