Robert M. HassellManaging Director
Rob joined Summit Partners in 2010. He is a founding member of Summit Partners Credit Advisors, the credit affiliate of Summit Partners which addresses the borrowing needs of small and large companies.
Rob has extensive experience in leveraged finance. He currently leads the firm’s credit origination activities in healthcare, aerospace/defense, and business services. Prior to Summit, he worked for Guggenheim Investment Management as a member of the leveraged credit investing team focused on healthcare, chemicals, paper and packaging industries. He relocated to Dublin, Ireland in 2007 as a founding member of the firm’s team dedicated to European leveraged credit investing, and returned to New York in 2009. Previously, he worked at Bear, Stearns & Co.
Rob received a BA in political science (international relations) from Williams College. In addition, he is a CFA charterholder.