Robert Blase joined BlueGem Capital Partners as Investment Director in 2014.
Robert predominantly focuses on deal sourcing and deal execution in the UK, Benelux and Scandinavia.
Prior to joining BlueGem, Robert was an Investment Director at Kelso Place Asset Management, a special situations investor focused on UK brands. Prior to Kelso Place, Robert was an Associate at Summit Partners, an international growth equity investor focused on the technology and healthcare sectors. Robert started his career at JPMorgan in the TMT Mergers & Acquisitions and Debt Capital Markets teams executing various M&A, loan and bond issuance transactions across Europe.
Robert obtained an MSc in Business from the Erasmus University Rotterdam and is a qualified member of the Institute for Turnaround.