Rob is a venture partner at Omidyar Network, where he focuses on investments in emerging technologies in the United States.
Prior to joining Omidyar Network, Rob was senior vice president of platform at Clover Network, Inc., a subsidiary of First Data, where he led developer programs for the fastest-growing point-of-sale solution in history. Rob also held several leadership roles at eBay, including in its innovation and new ventures, mobile, corporate strategy, and product management groups. Earlier in his career, Rob held product management and design roles at multiple e-commerce startups and served as an advisor to Bleacher Report.
He holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, an M.S. from Santa Clara University, and a bachelor’s degree in engineering from Cornell University.