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Profiles

Rod   Robertson   P’16

Rod Robertson P’16

Managing Partner, Briggs Capital

“Babson teaches independent thinking and BOLD action.”
Hometown Location
Massachusetts,
Current Location
Massachusetts, United States
Affiliation
Executive and Enterprise Program
Organization
Corporate Entrepreneurship
Function
general-management
Industry
Financial Services

What Words Have Changed Your Life?

Make enough money to cover your bases, and then go for the home run.

How Has Being a Member of the Babson Community Helped Impact Your Career?

I have met fantastic people from all walks of life, and enjoy the international flavor of the institution.

Why Does the World Need More Leaders with an Entrepreneurial Mindset?

The world is getting smaller every day. It is more nimble and everyone has to practice ... agile methodologies. The best way to become successful is to separate yourself from the “thundering horde.”

What Do Others Need to Know about Babson?

They have to understand Babson teaches independent thinking and BOLD action. The safe mainstream job can wait for those more timid or for those of us who have already been in the entrepreneurial arena!