Mr. Schultz had a diverse background in corporate finance, strategic planning and corporate development in varied industries including multi-national public companies, privately held companies and investment banking. At WestPark Capital, Mr Schultz’s main specialties include business generation and negotiating, structuring, and financing transactions.
From 2001 until joining WestPark, Mr. Schultz was Chief Financial Officer of an emerging cryogenic packaging company servicing the human and animal reproduction and pharmaceutical industries. From 1999 to 2001 he was Vice President Finance of a start-up digital entertainment company participating in raising over $10 million in financing as well as taking company public.
From 1997 to 1999, Mr. Schultz was the Founder and Managing Director of a financial consulting and corporate development firm. From 1995-1997, he was Vice President Corporate Finance and Managing Director of Capital Markets at a leading discount brokerage firm with multiple offices in the U.S. and overseas.
His previous professional experience includes Treasurer of a regulated commodities dealer, Vice President and Treasurer of an AMEX holding company, Director of Taxation for a multinational AMEX conglomerate, and Auditor and Senior Tax Specialist for one of the major CPA firms.
Mr. Schultz is a CPA and received his B.B.A. in Public Accounting from Pace University in New York. Robert holds the Series 7 and 63 securities licenses.