Senior Analyst
Atlanta, United States


Bob Meara is a senior analyst with Celent's banking practice and is based in Atlanta, Georgia. His research focuses on the branch and ATM delivery channels, omnichannel delivery and check and cash payment processing technologies. A well known authority on remote deposit capture, Bob has led multiple consulting engagements involving financial services hardware, software and the impact of self-service on branch banking.

Before joining Celent, Bob was the director of product marketing at Alogent. In this role, he positioned and launched a series of Check 21 payments solutions.

Prior to Alogent, Bob also held positions in marketing and brand management at BellSouth, Hayes Corporation, and Procter & Gamble in addition to being a commissioned naval officer.

Bob earned a Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering from Case Western Reserve University.

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Upcoming events

  • 5 - 7 February 2018
    Boca Raton, Florida, United States
    Join Bob Meara at Deluxe Exchange which brings together leading industry experts and treasury management and retail executives responsible for ma…
  • 6 - 8 February 2018
    Las Vegas, United States
    Join Bob Meara at this year's ATMIA USA’s annual conference and expo is the largest ATM-focused event in the world. The theme for this next ATMIA…
  • 20 March 2018
    8:30 a.m. Atlanta, United States
    Join us for Celent’s first ever Peer Networking Event geared to service providers in the banking technology space. We’ll be covering three hot to…
  • 6 - 8 June 2018
    Austin, TX, United States
    Bob Meara will be a moderator on an AI in Banking: Attitudes and Expectations panel at this year’s Digital Banking 2018 on 6/6/2018. Digital Ban…