Based in Vancouver, BC, Robert is a Director at Evok Innovations; he oversees deaflow and new investment opportunities. He sits on several of Evok’s portfolio companies’ boards.
Robert Allen was formerly the Director of a Greenwich, CT based family office and venture capital firm. There he led deal origination and asset management and was the principal liaison between the firm and its portfolio companies. He held a managerial position at one of the portfolio companies, specifically a Class I railroad trans-loading facility serving in the Marcellus Shale region. Prior to that, Robert worked and lived abroad in Seoul, Korea where he was part of the Samsung Group’s internal strategy group, specializing in renewable and conventional energy.
Robert earned an MBA and Masters of Environmental Management (MEM) from Duke University and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania.
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