Robert Gierkink Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Investments
  • 2
  • Portfolio
  • 1
  • Exits
  • 1

Robert Gierkink General Information


Mr. Robert Gierkink served as President & Chief Executive Officer at LoyaltyOne. He serves as Advisor & Board Member at RHI Group. He is the founder and chairman of Datalogix, a General Catalyst portfolio company. He also serves as Board Member at Flashfood . Prior to founding Datalogix, Rob co-founded three of the world's largest cross-merchant loyalty programs. He was most recently CEO of Loyalty Management Group (LMG), the company that operates the United Kingdom's largest loyalty program, Nectar, with over 50% of UK households participating. Under Rob's leadership, the company grew from start-up to over $400 million in revenues in under six years. LMG was sold to Group Aeroplan in December 2007 in a $750 million cash transaction. He also co-founded the largest loyalty programs in Canada (Air Miles Reward Program) and the Netherlands (Air Miles Program), which today have 70% and 50% of households participating in their respective countries. He has keynoted the DMA's annual conference, and served as a guest lecturer at Harvard Business School and London Business School.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 147 Liberty Street
  • Toronto, Ontario M6K 3G3
  • Canada

Robert Gierkink Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Flashfood (Information Services) 01-Dec-2018 Early Stage VC Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
00000 30-Jun-2016 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
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Robert Gierkink Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
00000 02-Mar-2018 000000000000000000
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Robert Gierkink Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Robert Gierkink Angel Investor 0 0 Toronto, Canada
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Robert Gierkink Co-Investors (6)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Alex Moorhead 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
General Catalyst 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
James McCann 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Target + METRO Retail Accelerator 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Techstars 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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