Robert Kraft Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

  • Investments
  • 7

  • Portfolio
  • 4

  • Exits
  • 2


Robert Kraft General Information


Mr. Robert Kraft is the Founder and serves as Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at The Kraft Family Foundation. He is the Founder and Co-Owner of Kraft Analytics Group. A native of Brookline, Mass., Robert Kraft attended public schools before entering Columbia University on an academic scholarship. Upon graduation in 1963, he received a fellowship to attend Harvard Business School, where he earned a master's degree in business administration. In 1968, he started his first packaging operation and in 1972, understanding the importance forest products would play in the developing global economy, founded International Forest Products (IFP). With IFP, Robert created a platform that has grown into the Kraft Group, a diverse holding company that comprises the family's various business interests. Robert's underlying values of relationship building, coupled with the highest level of integrity, are the foundation of the Kraft Group's success, regardless of the field or scope. Robert has built the Kraft Group on these values through hard work and an entrepreneurial spirit. In the community, Robert and his family are one of the leading philanthropic families in the world, supporting various charities, nonprofits and causes, including education, child and women issues, healthcare, youth sports and American and Israeli programs. Robert is a Trustee Emeritus of Columbia University, the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and is a trustee of Boston College, Carnegie Hall and the Apollo Theater among others. He is also a retired member of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Brookline, MA
  • United States

Robert Kraft Investments (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Boom Fantasy 20-Sep-2021 Later Stage VC 000.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
000000000 00000 24-May-2017 0000 00000 00.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
00 0000 00 000000 02-Nov-2015 00000 (00000 00000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 00000
00000000 04-Feb-2014 00000 00000 00000 Medical Supplies Bankruptcy: Liquidation 000000 00000
0000000 01-Dec-2011 00000 00000 000.00 Other Devices and Supplies Generating Revenue 000000 00000
MatchMine 21-Sep-2007 Early Stage VC 0000 Movies, Music and Entertainment Out of Business 000000 00000
Scott Sanders Productions 01-Jan-2007 Angel (individual) Movies, Music and Entertainment Generating Revenue 000000 00000
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Robert Kraft Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Theranos 05-Sep-2018 Bankruptcy: Liquidation
00000 0000000 0000 31-Aug-2016 000000000000000000
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Robert Kraft Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Robert Kraft Angel Investor 0 0 Brookline, MA
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Robert Kraft Co-Investors (27)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Golden Nugget 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Pathfinder Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sands Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Trevor Wright 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Vivek Shah 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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