CEO Profiles 1/14

CEO Profiles 1/14

CEO Profile

Robert Reffkin, Founder and CEO at Compass.

Prior to Compass Robert worked at Goldman Sachs as Chief of Staff to the President & COO following five years working in the firm’s private equity arm. Prior to Goldman Sachs, he worked at Lazard and McKinsey & Company. In 2005, he was appointed as a White House Fellow to serve as special assistant to the Secretary of the Treasury. Robert is also the Founder of New York Needs You. He received a B.A. and M.B.A. from Columbia University. Outside of work, he recently completed 50 marathons, one in each state, to raise $1 million for nonprofits.

Robert Reffkin is the Founder & CEO at Compass. Additionally, Robert Reffkin has had 3 past jobs including Chief of Staff to the President & Chief Operating Officer at Goldman Sachs.

Robert Reffkin is the Advisor at All Star Code.


Company Profile

New York, NY

Compass is building the first modern real estate platform, pairing the industry’s top talent with technology.

Compass operates as a real estate brokerage company. It also provides a real estate listing app for iOS and Android that helps in buying, selling, and renting homes in the United States.