Rob Munro joined the firm in August 2021.
Prior to joining Yorkville, Rob was the Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer of Sentient Investment Management a venture capital backed artificial intelligence hedge fund. Rob was previously a founding partner and COO/CFO/CCO at Tree Capital, an emerging markets hedge fund, from 2008 to 20015. At Tree Capital he was responsible for Operations, Administration & Human Resources, Outsourcing & Technology, and Legal & Compliance. Prior to co-founding Tree Capital, he was employed at Artha Capital as COO/CFO/CCO from 2004-2007, where he played an integral role in the firm’s growth from less than $100 million to over $1.5 billion. Rob has also held roles at Gabelli Asset Management, ProcureNet and Bear Stearns.
Rob graduated with a BA with distinction in Economics and Finance from Binghamton University and an MBA in Finance from Columbia University.