Rob is a managing partner of CityBlock Capital which recently launched NYCQ, a tokenized venture fund for investment into New York City startups. CityBlock Capital sources capital globally and allocates it to proven local investors with track records of profitable exits. Rob is also the managing partner of Edgewater Equity, a fully invested early stage venture capital fund based in New York City. He manages a portfolio of early-stage companies around the globe. In addition to work in venture capital, Rob advises a diverse group of operating businesses that range from restaurants to medical cannabis dispensaries. Rob holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Winthrop University and Master of Science of Law in International Taxation from Thomas Jefferson School of Law.