Robert G Roach, Jr.
Robert Roach is the Chief Compliance Officer for AmericaFirst Capital Management and the AmericaFirst Quantitative Fund series. He has over 25 years of investment, investment banking, finance and operating experience primarily serving growth companies and entrepreneurs. As an institutional buy-side investment professional, Bob primarily focused on acquisition financings, private placements and venture capital. In addition, he has been actively involved in providing investment banking (capital raising, M&A and corporate finance advisory), CFO and consulting services to a variety of companies. Possessing extensive and varied transaction experience, Bob has closed in excess of $640 million of private placements in a number of industry sectors. Bob’s operating experience includes leading the operations and finance functions for operating companies, boutique broker dealers and a SEC registered investment management company. From a regulatory perspective, Bob has engaged in supervisory principal and compliance responsibilities for FINRA-regulated broker dealers since 1996. He has also been a licensed and practicing FINOP since 2003. Bob holds an AB in Economics from Dartmouth College and a MBA in Finance from the Booth School of Business, The University of Chicago.