Rob Rupe is a Partner of Bacchus Capital, which he has been a part of since its launch in 2007. He has 20 years of experience evaluating and executing financial transactions, both as an advisor and a principal. Rob oversees Bacchus’ investment research and the execution of Bacchus’ debt and equity transactions. He plays an active role in the financial and operational management and reporting of the Fund’s portfolio companies. Prior to joining Bacchus, Rob was a Vice President at Gordian Group, a leading independent investment bank specializing in complex and distressed financial advisory work. He began his career in finance as a consultant at Charles River Associates, a premiere financial and economic consulting firm. Rob received a Bachelor of Science degree, magna cum laude, from Georgetown McDonough School of Business, and a MSc. Economic History from the London School of Economics and Political Science. He earned a Master of Business Administration degree Beta Gamma Sigma from Columbia Business School.