Our aim is pretty simple. We build tools to help you succeed and grow, throughout your career.

Executive Team

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Jason Robinson, PhD, MBA

Founder and CEO of Next Mountain Corporation

Jason’s career spans multiple functions and industries — R&D, technology development, software engineering, venture investing, fund marketing, and management. He has held high-impact roles at startups and public companies, including Origami Logic, Trulia, and Intel, as well as several internships and a postdoctoral fellowship at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Jason’s undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral research was primarily published in peer-reviewed physics and chemistry journals. His research also includes social and cognitive psychology.

Jason cares deeply about education. Jason earned a PhD at the University of California, Berkeley and an MBA at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, where he was a Siebel Scholar. He earned two undergraduate degrees from the University of Georgia’s Honors Program, and he was a National Merit Scholar.

As a lifetime learner, Jason completed a graduate certificate through the Stanford Center for Professional Development, and he has completed graduate coursework in computer science from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Jason has completed several financial modeling courses, and he passed CFA Level I. Jason is also a huge fan of and participant in MOOCs; he began participating in them in 2011.

Registered Trademarks

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Next Mountain Corporate Logo

As of Feb. 06, 2018, Next Mountain’s corporate logo is registered with the USPTO (Reg. No. 5,395,752). All rights reserved. For media requests, please contact us at support@nxtmtn.com. Section updated Apr. 04, 2018.