Robert Montgomery is an investor and entrepreneur focused on the digital media, entertainment, and technology industries. For many years Robert has been an executive and advisor for media, communications and technology companies and the investment community.
Robert currently serves as the CEO of First Maximilian Associates Inc., his own investment and advisory firm, in addition to serving as Chairman of GameCo.
Robert was CEO of Achilles Media, an events, information and transaction facilitation company focused on the entertainment, technology and investment industries which he founded, built and successfully sold the assets of in 2016.
Robert also recently acted as Interim CEO of Blutip Technologies Inc., a company on whose Board of Directors he currently sits and where under his leadership the company completed a refinancing and recruited a new management team. Robert's prior positions include several leadership roles focused on innovation, entrepreneurship, and asset value creation and growth, including:
- President, Americas at the Fantastic Corporation
- Co-Founder and Chairman of Media Content plc
- Managing Director for Europe and Asia Pacific at Kagan World Media
- Managing Director at Euromoney plc
- Managing Director at what is now Informa plc
Robert has served as a Director of public and private companies and is currently an active investor in emerging companies. Robert is a graduate of the University of Manitoba, Canada and has been very active in the community, from coaching children’s sports to volunteering. Robert is Past Chair of the Board of Governors of OCAD University where during his tenure OCAD graduated to becoming a University from a College, and where Robert co-founded the University’s incubator.