Rob has traveled throughout the world visiting 20 countries in 5 continents. Most recently he traveled to Peru and saw firsthand the face of rural poverty in the developing world. Prior to becoming a Kiva fellow, he held finance and business development roles with Symantec and Hewlett-Packard. Rob started his career in commercial and investment banking and found Kiva's approach to microlending as a perfect fit with his experience in finance, technology and international travel. He's looking forward to working with local microinvestment funds and furthering Kiva's mission.
I\'ve spent several months acting as a Kiva Fellow on the island of Bohol in the Philippines, visiting entrepreneurs and working alongside a local Field Partner here. As you may know, all entrepreneur profiles on [...]