Robert, who is the Managing Director at Boslego Risk Services, studied Economics (Honors) at Harvard before completing his MBA at Stanford Graduate School of Business.

He became a recognized expert in the area of energy price risk management (hedging), providing oil and natural gas hedging strategies to major oil companies such as Exxon, Shell, Mobil, Chevron, Texaco and Phillips; to the national oil companies of Norway, Venezuela, Mexico, Canada, France and Italy; to major users of energy products, such as Delta Airlines, United Airlines, Burlington-Northern Railroad, and Canadian Pacific Railway; to major trading firms, such as Enron, Phibro, Sempra and Vitol; and to large hedge funds (confidential).

As the recognized expert in energy hedging, Robert was selected by the former president, John Treat, of the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX), to write the chapter on hedging in his book, Energy Futures (1990, 2000).