Rob Womsley has more than 20 years of global investment experience. Prior to joining Water Street, he was a senior partner with Citi Private Equity, which managed more than $13 billion of direct private equity investments globally. As head of European operations, Rob led Citi Private Equity to complete more than $1 billion of direct investments across a variety of industries. He was promoted to a number of senior executive positions during his career at Citi including serving as global head of its Private Equity Placement group. Previously, Rob was a managing director in the Sponsor Coverage group and the Chicago Investment Banking group. He currently serves as a director of MarketLab. He received his bachelor’s degree from Vanderbilt University and his master’s in business administration from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business.