Featured Speaker – Rob Krolik, Former CFO, Yelp
Rob Krolik is a senior-level finance executive with over 25 years of experience, including CFO positions at both public and private companies. Rob currently is a board member, advisor and lecturer.
Rob served as Yelp Inc.’s Chief Financial Officer for five years, growing revenue from $50 million to over $700 million and its worldwide workforce grew to more than 4,000 employees.
Prior to joining Yelp, Rob served as Chief Financial Officer of Move, Inc., an online real estate company, known for their brand Realtor.com. Prior to Move, Rob served in several roles at eBay, most recently as Vice President, Global Finance Operations and as CFO at Shopping.com, Inc., which was acquired by eBay in 2005.
Rob also did a short stint as CFO of eBay Germany, a $1 billion revenue subsidiary. He also had several management roles at DigitalThink, Inc., an online learning company, including most recently as its Chief Financial Officer. Rob was selected as a finalist for the San Francisco Business Times CFO of the Year award and currently serves on the board of directors and audit committee chairman of Shazam Entertainment Ltd and Sun Basket.
Rob holds a B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Texas at Austin and is a certified public accountant (inactive). He is the proud father of two young adults and likes good wine, jet skiing and playing soccer.
Session: Art of the Exit