Rob Nitkin

Partner

Rob is a Partner of Merchant and an investment principal at GPS Investment Partners. Prior to joining, Rob was an Associate in the Securities Division at Goldman Sachs where he drove strategy and business development efforts for the firm’s Equity Sales and Trading business. In this role, Rob worked to expand the firm’s offering to institutional buyers of equity and derivatives product through innovations in product development and sales strategy. 

Previously, he worked at Ernst and Young LLP as a strategy consultant focused on transaction due diligence for private equity clients. Rob earned his undergraduate degree from the Cornell University School of Engineering and holds an MBA from Columbia Business School.