Robert Dowdell Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 3
  • Portfolio
  • 2
  • Exits
  • 1

Robert Dowdell General Information


Mr. Robert Dowdell serves as Board Member at ITM TwentyFirst. He also serves as Board Member at Vennli. Mr. Dowdell serves on the Board of Directors at Vericlaim. Previously, he was the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Marshall & Swift/Boeckh (MS/B), a leading supplier of local building cost information, residential and commercial property valuation technology and services for the P&C insurance sector in the US and Canada. Mr. Dowdell led a management/employee purchase of the business in 2000, and the sale of MS/B to a public company in 2004. Mr. Dowdell was also a founder, board member, Chairman and interim CEO of Career Education Corporation from 1994 to 2007. Previously, he was President of National Education Centers. He also served as Corporate Controller and Treasurer of National Education Corporation and Corporate Controller of Chamberlain Manufactoring Corp, and worked at Price Waterhouse in Chicago as an Audit Manager. Mr. Dowdell is currently Chairman of TravelCLICK, and serves on the board of directors of Roof Express and 21st Services, and as a strategic advisor for Genstar Capital Partners and Silver Oak Services Partners. He also serves as Director of Bluefin LLC, Rulester LLC, HID and PetroSkills. Mr. Dowdell received a B.B.A and an M.B.A from the University of Notre Dame, and is on the Advisory Board of Notre Dame's Business School.

Contact Information

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

Robert Dowdell Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
FarmTrace 01-Apr-2019 Seed Round Business/Productivity Software Startup 000000 0000000
0000 000000000 30-Jul-2013 00000 (00000 00000 Educational Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
000000 22-Apr-2013 0000 00000 00000 Social/Platform Software Product Development 000000 0000000
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Robert Dowdell Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
000000 04-Jun-2014 000000000000000000
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Robert Dowdell Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Robert Dowdell Angel Investor 0 0 CA
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Robert Dowdell Co-Investors (4)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Anthony Padgett 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Joseph Pianelli 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Pieter Van Oranje Nassau 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Stage 1 Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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