Rob is an author, speaker, angel investor, investment fund manager and leadership coach, with a special focus on impact investing and financial technology.
Rob is Executive Director of Intelliversity, “The Funding Academy for Innovators – led by investors” which teaches new ways for entrepreneurs to acquire funding. Intelliversity will soon launch Fast Track to Funding, a self-guided program for funding empowerment.
Rob is a partner in Sweet Spot Venture Fund and Vantera Partners, a merchant bank. He’s an advisor to financial ventures including Entrepreneur'$ Bootcamp, Pacific Royalties, Blue Moon Advisors, the MidMarket Alliance, Liquidity River, Clear Purchase and others. Rob works tirelessly to increase the amount of private funding available for innovation, science and impact investments.
Rob worked 30 years in IT executive management, was board member of the Torch Foundation, and was a member of Tech Coast Angels -- evaluating over 600 companies for investment.
As author of the recent books The Road Less Traveled – The Story of Revenue Royalties, Born to Star - Latest Secrets to Startup Success, and Winning Conversations with Investors, Mr. Kramarz speaks persuasively on how to raise capital, and advises investors in creating winning portfolios.