Founder and Co-President
Rob is Co-President of Vestar and a Founding Partner of the Firm. From 2000 to 2011, he was based in Paris and served as President of Vestar Europe. Rob Co-Heads the Firm’s Business & Technology Services group.
He is a director of Edward Don and Triton International Limited.
Rob was previously a member of the Management Buyout Group of The First Boston Corporation, where he worked with other members of Vestar’s founding team before leaving in 1988 to launch Vestar Capital Partners. He holds an MBA, with distinction, from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a BA in Economics from Trinity College.
In addition to his corporate board positions, Rob served as a member of the Graduate Executive Board of The Wharton School and the Board of Trustees of The Lawrenceville School, where he was Chairman of the Finance Committee and a member of the Executive Committee.