Position: Managing Director
Robert spent eight years in the intelligence branch of the US Army before beginning his entrepreneurial career. After leaving the military and getting his MBA he went on to build Makers Academy – Europe’s largest coding bootcamp – in London. Robert has been with techstars since the beginning of 2015, accepting the first Managing Director position for the METRO hospitality accelerator in Berlin. After that first year, Robert transitioned to being the Managing Director of techstars Berlin city program and has been running it since 2016. In total Robert has run four techstars programs and currently has over 70 companies in his startup portfolio.