Robert Passarella

Robert Passarella
Manager, Protege Partners


Robert Passarella has spent over 20 years on Wall Street in the gray zone between business and technology. Rob has always focused on leveraging technology and innovative information sources to empower novel ideas in research and the investment process. A veteran of Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan, Bear Stearns, Dow Jones, and Bloomberg; he has seen the transformational challenges first hand, up close and personal. Currently, Rob evaluates AI and machine-learning investment managers for Protege Partners. Always intrigued by the consumption and use of information for investment analysis, Rob is passionate about leveraging alternative and unstructured data for use with machine-learning techniques. Rob holds an MBA from the Columbia Business School.


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