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Primary:
Partner at Bessemer Venture Partners
Past:
Board Director at Hunch, Board Member at Pure Networks, See All (10)
Education:
Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania

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Rob Stavis is the Board Director at Gerson Lehrman Group.

Mr. Stavis is a General Partner in Bessemer Venture Partners’ Larchmont, New York office. He primarily focuses on early-stage investments in financial services and in emerging software technologies.

Mr. Stavis is currently involved with Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc.,Portrait Software (formerly AIT Group, LSE-AIM: PST),Zopa, Revver,Pure Networks,Quadriserv .

His exited investments include SiteAdvisor (acquired by McAfee), PRE Solutions (acquired by Incomm), LifeHarbor (acquired by Vestmark) and Skype Technologies (purchased by E-bay in 2005), where Mr. Stavis led the A round.

Prior to joining Bessemer, Mr. Stavis was a private equity investor, managing a portfolio of interests in a variety of industries including telecommunications, software, technology, gaming, and restaurants.Until July of 1998, he was the co-head of global arbitrage trading for... See More

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