Founder, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Robert Pines is Founder, Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer of kgb with over 25 years of experience growing entrepreneurial companies. Robert has directed the growth of kgb from its launch with only five employees to its position today with more than 3,000 employees in its portfolio companies worldwide. He is based in New York City. Prior to founding kgb, Robert worked at Lehman Brothers in the investment banking department and at the management consulting firm Corporate Decisions, Inc., which is now part of Mercer Consulting. Robert holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics, cum laude, from Harvard College and an MBA with Honors from The Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania.