Rob is the founder and Managing Partner of NewPort Capital and has 30 years of experience in the field of Private Equity and M&A.

In recent years, he was Partner at Bencis Capital Partners, where he initiated, supervised and realised various successful investments with the management teams involved.

Rob was Partner at Boer & Croon Corporate Finance from 2004 to 2012, and Managing Partner of the Boer & Croon Group from 2008 to 2011. Prior to that he was involved for nearly 10 years in Turnpoint, an M&A boutique in Rotterdam. Rob started his career at Deloitte in 1993 after completing his studies in business finance and accountancy at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam.