Chairman & CEO

Robert L. Cohen is the Chairman and CEO of The IMA Financial Group, Inc.

A native of Kansas, he received his bachelor’s degree in Risk Management and Finance from the University of Texas at Austin.  He earned his Charter Property Casualty Underwriters designation (CPCU) and is a graduate of Leadership Denver and 50 For Colorado.  He is a 21-time participant in the Denver Metro Chamber Leadership Foundation’s City-to-City Leadership Exchange.

His professional memberships include Colorado Concern, the Colorado Forum, Assurex Global, Intersure, World Presidents’ Organization, Chairman of the Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers, and World Broker Network.

Robert is current board member of numerous for-profit and non-profit organizations, including Atlas Advertising, Commerce Bank, Dovetail Solutions, Colorado Succeeds, Denver Sports Commission, Denver Zoo, Downtown Denver Partnership (Chair), Colorado I Have A Dream Foundation, United States Olympic and Paralympic Foundation, and Visit Denver (Past Chair). He was a long-time member and past-chair of the board of trustees of MSU Denver.

His many recognitions include the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce’s “Chamber Champion” award (1994), the National Association for Community Leadership’s Distinguished Leadership Award (1997), the National Philanthropy Day in Colorado “Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser” award (2002), the Colorado Father’s Day Council’s Father of the Year award (2007), and The Denver Business Journal‘s Partners in Philanthropy “Corporate Citizen of the Year” award (2011).

He and his wife, Molly, have three sons and one daughter.