Rob joined Advent in January 2013 and since then has been part of the investment teams in Compass, Tribe Breweries, Frosty Boy, Gourmet Garden, Integral Diagnostics, Tech Rentals and Junior Adventures Group. His role encompasses all elements of the investment cycle including origination, deal execution, portfolio management and realisation. Rob is currently a director of Tribe Breweries and Frosty Boy, and was previously a director of Junior Adventures Group.
Rob has over 10 years’ experience in mid-market private businesses in investment, advisory and senior management capacities. He was previously CFO/COO at a national privately owned FMCG business, and prior to that in the M&A, transaction services and private client divisions at PwC where he advised on various corporate and private equity engagements. Rob holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Electrical & Electronic Engineering (Hons) from The University of Melbourne, is a qualified Chartered Accountant and graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.