Robert is a co-founder and Partner at Plexus Capital. Along with Mike Becker, Robert heads the new business origination effort for the firm and serves on the investment committee. He is also active in deal execution and portfolio company oversight.
Robert began his career in 1996 as an investment banking analyst for Bourne & Co. in North Carolina. From 1997 to 2002, Robert worked in the capital markets group at RBC Bank (fka “Centura Bank”), where he reported to Bob Anders. While there, Robert focused on investment banking and also worked for Centura Capital, the bank’s investment fund. Prior to co-founding Plexus, Robert worked with Salem Capital in North Carolina where he was responsible for new business origination and execution.
Robert is a graduate of the Wayne Calloway School of Business & Accountancy at Wake Forest University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Business.