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Robert (Bob) Berlin

Robert (Bob) Berlin, Non-independent Non-executive Director

Bob is a senior investment professional with investing and strategic operating experience across the consumer goods, food, manufacturing, technology and services sectors. He has helped management teams drive value creation through investments in innovation, accretive capital investments, new commercial relationships, data and analytics, organisational change and operational optimisation.

From 2008-2018, Bob was principally responsible for private equity investments at The Baupost Group, including the firm’s investments in Arby’s, Archroma, Bakkavor, Central Pacific Bank, Innovia and PDC Brands, among others, aggregating more than $5 billion in total enterprise value. He led an investment team focused on flexible investments in private companies, including majority, minority and joint venture structures, carveouts, turnarounds and recapitalisations, across multiple sectors including consumer, value-add industrials, technology and financial services.
He received a B.S. with Honors from Washington & Lee University.

External Appointments:

Bob is the Founder and Managing Partner of LongRange Capital L.L.C. and a director of BL Memorial Holdings, L.L.C.