Robert Derow is a strategic thinker who approaches each challenge with a bias for execution and innovation. He has more than 18 years of leadership experience across multiple media disciplines, and he’s inspired by all things digital, which drives his profound involvement throughout the entire product and service life cycle.
As a Partner with Boston Consulting Group Digital Ventures (BCG DV), Robert is responsible for developing go-to-market strategies and commercialization methods for cross-industry ventures. In this capacity, he partners with influential global corporations to prioritize and resource marketing tactics and develop high-growth and sustainable ventures. Robert also leads multidisciplinary teams of entrepreneurs, innovators and operators, drawing on his core expertise in marketing and digital and mobile media.
Robert is a veteran of the consumer marketing and business development industries and has filled executive leadership roles with Fox Mobile Group and Viacom, the latter of which led to the launch of SpongeBob on Twitter and Facebook. Robert was previously the Head of Global Acquisition Marketing for Gamesys and Vice President of Nickelodeon, as well as an Advisor with Mack Weldon and the Chief Marketing Officer of Freenet Digital. He’s contributed to the U.S. startup community as an entrepreneur and business strategist and founded a diet and health focused site, which he grew to become the largest diet-focused website of 2012. Robert’s growth capabilities extend beyond his work in the digital innovation space, as he’s the father of three growing sons and an automotive enthusiast with a love for re-envisioning vintage cars.