Robert P McKinney

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Robert P McKinney, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Robert P. McKinney is Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Babcock & Wilcox, a leader in energy and environmental products and services for power and industrial markets worldwide.


He has served in a broad range of legal, securities, transactional, corporate and commercial roles, including as general counsel and chief human resources officer for publicly-held companies.


Named to his current position in August 2019, McKinney joined B&W in 2015 and subsequently served as Vice President, Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Corporate Secretary. Prior to that, he served as Vice President, Human Resources, Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary at EnPro Industries, Inc., and as General Counsel for Tredegar Corporation. His previous experience also includes serving in a variety of legal roles of increasing responsibility at United Dominion Industries, Inc. Mr. McKinney began his career at the law firm of Smith Helms Mulliss & Moore.


He received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a Master of Business Administration from the McColl School of Business at Queens University of Charlotte, and a Juris Doctor from Vanderbilt University Law School.