Partner & Co-Founder of Stage Venture Partners
Rob is a Co-Founder of Stage Venture Partners, which is a seed venture capital fund that invests in emerging technology for B2B markets. Stage invests in Founders building frontier technology for enterprise clients. We offer
access, services, and expertise that are unique in our market, leading to remarkable results for our portfolio. We are not a thesis, geographic or sector driven fund, but
instead business model focused. We invest only in software companies that solve problems for companies, monetizing either through SAAS or transaction fees. We also welcome entrepreneurs from diverse backgrounds.
Before founding Stage with Alex Rubalcava, Rob held a number of executive roles within large financial institutions
in the UK and the US, pioneering new distribution channels and making and managing large-scale technology investments. He has also spent a number of years working and advising a range of international music and film
talent on embracing with new forms of technology.
Rob has also served on the boards and committees of the British Academy of Film Television Arts (BAFTA) LA
Games, British American Business Council, International Trade Education Programs, South Central Scholars and the
Chairman of the School of Business & Entrepreneurship at Dorsey High School. In his downtime, Rob is an amateur
paleontologist, outdoors enthusiast, snowboarder, and gaming addict.
Rob graduated from the University of Gloucestershire in 2003, with a bachelor’s degree in Marketing Management.
In his downtime, Rob is an amateur paleontologist, outdoors enthusiast, snowboarder, and gaming addict.