Rob Gurwitz

Executive Partner

Former SVP of Technology and Architecture with expertise in Financial Technology, Enterprise Software, SaaS, Data Management and Analytics.

Professional Expertise

Former SVP of Technology and Architecture and VP Engineering with expertise in Financial Technology, Enterprise Software, SaaS, Data Management and Analytics. Customer focused, business oriented technology leader who has built/led talented high performance technology teams in high-growth organizations. Experience building companies/products from the ground up and also steering the vision and roadmap for mature products to create global growth and new markets.

Sector Expertise

Versatile executive with a solid track record in financial services, e-commerce, SaaS, mobile, networking, security, distributed systems, enterprise applications, enterprise architecture and consumer software.

Background

Rob is an Executive Partner at Bulger Partners, where he provides deep-rooted technical expertise on diligence and strategy engagements in support of the firm’s strategy consulting practice. Rob leverages over 20 years of software architecture and enterprise infrastructure experience to evaluate product development roadmaps, as well as R&D organization and software development lifecycle processes for technology-enabled companies. Over the last year, Rob has evaluated 18 software and software-driven companies.

Rob is a lifelong entrepreneur, executive, and technology visionary for large and small scale organizations, creating extraordinary value for investors and successfully leading five companies to sale/acquisition. He is passionate about transformational work and developing scalable solutions to solve customers’ business problems, building companies/products from the ground up and also steering the vision and roadmap for mature products to drive global growth through gap assessments and new market entry. He has worked extensively with start-ups, SMBs and enterprises in the software industry and has developed a technical expertise in SaaS business models, IaaS and PaaS cloud platforms, Fin Tech, Big Data and Analytics.

Prior to Bulger Partners, Rob was Senior Vice President and Head of Technology and Operations at Fidelity Investments, where he led Fidelity ActionsXchange product roadmaps, customer customization initiatives, product development, delivery, and operations. He has also been VP of Architecture and the CTO of Insurance.com for Fidelity. 

Rob holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering and a Master of Science in Computer Science from Brown University.

CV Highlights

➢ Fidelity Investments, SVP Technology and Operations
➢ Fidelity Investments Lead Architect for Personal Investing (Retail) Group
➢ Founder of two startups that lead to successful acquisitions
➢ Developed TCP/IP for Berkeley UNIX and early Internet researcher
➢ Brown University Sc.B. Computer Engineering, Sc.M. Computer Science

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