Director, Diligence & Strategic Planning
Joined Gryphon: 2008
Industry Group: Operations Resources Group
Rob assists in leading due diligence processes for prospective platform transactions from initial diligence through post-closing initiatives, including portfolio company strategy and internal operations projects.
Rob lives with his family on the Peninsula.Prior to Gryphon, Rob’s experience included:
- Fender Musical Instruments Corp., Manager of Corporate Development – reported directly to President/COO with responsibility for the sourcing, evaluation and transaction management of acquisition candidates and debt capital market activities.
- President & CEO, family-owned retail specialty food business in the San Francisco Bay Area.
M.B.A., University of Chicago
B.S., Finance, Santa Clara University
- The Guardsmen – a non-profit organization supporting more than 2,500 at-risk Bay Area youth via outdoor education programs and scholarships.