Rob is currently a founding partner at Hoxton Ventures, an early stage venture capital firm investing across Europe. He is an active board member at Campanja, Immunio, and Raptor Supplies. He was also an advisor to Jaycut (acquired by RIM) and SocialMedia.com (acquired by LivingSocial).
Prior to Hoxton, Rob was formerly a member of the investments team at Fidelity Ventures in London, focusing on consumer internet and software as a service sectors. Prior to Fidelity, he was on the new business development team at Google and was previously a lead product manager for AdSense's front-end systems. While at Google, he also launched the AdWords pay-per-action (PPA) product and was actively involved in the acquisition of Feedburner in 2008.
Rob began his career in Intel's highly selective technical sales program where he worked to grow their entrepreneurial reseller channel in the Federal Government vertical and later in Latin America from Bogota and Miami Beach.
He holds a BS in Computer Science from the University of Maryland and a Masters certificate in Management Science & Engineering from Stanford University.
Board & Advisor Roles (6)Update
|Apr, 2016||IMMUNIO||$5M / Series A||Hoxton Ventures|
|Jan, 2016||Babylon Health||$25M / Series A||Hoxton Ventures|
|Jul, 2015||Deliveroo||$70M / Series C||Hoxton Ventures|
|Jul, 2015||SuperAwesome||$7M / Series A||Hoxton Ventures|
|Apr, 2015||IMMUNIO||$2.7M / Seed||Hoxton Ventures|
|Aug, 2014||Raptor Supplies||undisclosed amount / Seed||Hoxton Ventures|
|Feb, 2014||Campanja||$5M / Series A (Lead)||Hoxton Ventures|
|Jun, 2012||Campanja||undisclosed amount / Venture||Hoxton Ventures|
|Mar 1, 2016||Startup Lithuania News - 27 Investors Already Confirmed at LOGIN Startup Fair|
|Jan 12, 2016||PRNewswire UK All - NewVoiceMedia Named Best Tech Company to Work for by Leading Investors|
|Dec 4, 2014||Tech.eu - Hoxton Ventures sets aside ���6 million to fund Irish startups|
|Feb 13, 2014||TechCrunch - Campanja Raises $5M Series A, Led By Hoxton Ventures & DFJ Esprit, To Grow Its Online Ad Optimizer Tech|
|Dec 4, 2013||Venture Beat - Funding Daily: It's beginning to look a lot like... dolla dolla bills, ya'll|
|Dec 4, 2013||FinSMEs - Hoxton Ventures Launches VC Fund Focused on Europe|
|Dec 4, 2013||RudeBaguette - Hoxton Ventures raises a $40 Million fund, brands itself as a US-centric European fund|
|Dec 4, 2013||The Next Web - Hoxton Ventures Raises $40m Fund for Early-Stage Startups|