Gooroo Aspire with Founder and Investor, Robert Frankfurt

All Ages

Gooroo Aspire sessions feature some of the most important innovators and pioneers in today's world. With interactive lectures available to all age groups, this one hour course interviews entrepreneurs to industry virtuosos to share their story, obstacles, and successes. For those of us interested in understanding what it takes to make it to the big leagues, this course for you! These classes will only be one session, but you will also be able to hear some important life lessons! From CNN journalism to blockchain investment, the anecdotes of their obstacles will be great and varied. Understanding what it takes to overcome difficulties and rise to success is vital to any ambitious and aspiring individual. Looking forward to seeing you there!

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Instructor: Robert Frankfurt

Robert Frankfurt graduated from the Wharton School of Business in 1987 with a B.S. in Economics and received his MBA at the Anderson Graduate School of Management at UCLA in 1995. Robert Frankfurt began his career as a financial analyst in the mergers and acquisitions department of Bear, Stearns & Co. and later joined Hambro Bank America as an associate focused on small-cap merger and acquisition and venture capital transactions. Since then Mr. Frankfurt has developed his background as a principal investor, capital raiser and allocator, board member, business incubator, turnaround/restructuring manager, and investment banker. This enables him to effectively work with senior leadership and large shareholders of portfolio companies in order to implement an effective business strategy. In 2006, Mr. Frankfurt founded Myca Partners, Inc. (“Myca”) in 2006 to invest in small cap US-public and private companies. He has invested in a broad array of industries with particular focus in: technology, healthcare, consumer products, marketing, industrial manufacturing, and value added distribution. In recent years, Mr. Frankfurt has focused his investments in the area of Wellness and Healthy Lifestyle companies. Prior to forming Myca Partners, Mr. Frankfurt spent more than a decade as a Partner and senior portfolio manager at various investment partnerships including Steel Partners and Sandell Asset Management. His responsibilities included investment research and selection, risk management, fund raising, deal structuring and negotiation, and working with senior managers of portfolio companies to further their strategic goals.

Gooroo Aspire with Founder and Investor, Robert Frankfurt

All Ages

Date

September 23, 2020

Time
  • 3:00 PM

Eastern Time

60 min session

Instructor:
Robert Frankfurt
Price:
Free

Course Outline

  1. Gooroo Aspire with Robert Frankfurt (60 min)

    Wed, September 23 @ 3:00 PM

    Eastern Time

    In 2006, Mr. Frankfurt founded Myca Partners, Inc. (“Myca”) in 2006 to invest in small cap US-public and private companies. He has invested in a broad array of industries with particular focus in: technology, healthcare, consumer products, marketing, industrial manufacturing, and value added distribution. In recent years, Mr. Frankfurt has focused his investments in the area of Wellness and Healthy Lifestyle companies. Prior to forming Myca Partners, Mr. Frankfurt spent more than a decade as a Partner and senior portfolio manager at various investment partnerships including Steel Partners and Sandell Asset Management. His responsibilities included investment research and selection, risk management, fund raising, deal structuring and negotiation, and working with senior managers of portfolio companies to further their strategic goals. This webinar will be a discussion between Robert Frankfurt and Gooroo's Head of Growth, Sue Lee.


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