Rob is an Analyst, a Portfolio Manager and a member of the Investment Committee. He is also a member of the firm’s Advisory Board and its Executive Committee. Prior to founding Sustainable Growth Advisers with George Fraise and Gordon Marchand, Rob was a Portfolio Manager and Principal with W.P Stewart & Co, Ltd., managing high quality growth stock portfolios. During Rob’s thirteen-year tenure with W.P. Stewart, he followed the global retail, consumer product, healthcare and technology industries, managed $1 billion of assets, helped launch an international portfolio, was CEO of the Firm’s core U.S. investment business and Chairman of the Firm’s Management Committee.
From 1988 through 1991, he was a Vice President with Yeager, Wood & Marshall, Inc., where he was a member of the Investment Policy Committee with responsibilities in equity analysis and portfolio management. Rob began his career in 1983 at JP Morgan in credit research and corporate finance. Rob has a B.A. (Cum Laude) from Dartmouth College and an M.B.A from Harvard Business School. He has served on several non-profit boards.