Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
With more than 20 years of experience helping to build some of the biggest names in tech, Rob wants to spread GoFundMe’s mission of changing the way the world gives. Previously he was a venture partner at Accel Partners, where he advised their portfolio companies on a wide range of strategic and operational issues. Rob was President and COO of Groupon, where he helped scale the company from 100 to more than 5,000 employees. As CEO of Sidestep, Rob led the company’s turnaround and merger with Kayak. At Yahoo, he ran the commerce business unit. Rob has a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of California, Berkeley. He is an active investor in technology startups, and he serves on the board of directors of the Peninsula Humane Society and SPCA.