CompanyNextView Ventures

Skills & ExpertiseProduct design and go-to-market. Technology enabled consumer services and end-user focused business software applications. Marketplaces and ecommerce. Early stage capital raising and company creation.

Rob (HBS-07) is a co-founder and Partner at NextView Ventures, a high-conviction, hands-on seed VC based in Boston and New York. NextView specializes in pre-traction companies that leverage data and the ubiquitous internet to transform or create large industries.

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Rob previously held product management and product marketing roles at both large-scale companies and early stage startups including Ebay, Fidelity Investments, and BzzAgent (acq. by Dunhumby). He is also a co-founder of several companies in the education technology and consumer sectors.

Rob began his career in Venture Capital at Spark Capital, a national, multi-stage venture capital firm. He has been a seed investor in a number of founding teams from HBS and Harvard, including ThredUp, InsightSquared, RentJuice (acq. by Zillow), Dia&Co, Signpost, Plastiq, and Whoop. You can learn more about Rob and his thoughts at:

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