Rob is a frontier market strategy consultant, entrepreneur, and investor. Over the past 20 years he has worked at all levels of emerging economies from the grassroots to C-level executives and Cabinet level officials to help accelerate innovation and economic growth to create wealth for the Base of the Pyramid. He is particularly passionate launching ventures based on big data, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and blockchain to achieve the SDGs. Among other roles at Chemonics, Rob is leading the firm’s blockchain biodata design and pilot. He has an MBA from the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University and a BA from the University of Vermont.