Lowell Robinson (2012-2017) has held senior global finance, strategic and operating positions at Kraft and Citigroup, where he was CFO for their Global Insurance Operations and CFO/Controller for all their International Consumer Businesses. He has also been CFO and COO of several NYSE and Nasdaq companies including Advo, a Fortune 600 marketing and business services company, HotJobs, which was sold to YAHOO! for $500 million, and MIVA, a digital marketing company.
He is currently on the boards of ValueVision Media/ShopHQ and Higher One. Previously Lowell was on the boards of The Jones Group (Fortune 200), Edison Schools, Diversified Investment Advisors ($25 billion mutual fund) and International Wire Group. He was also Chairman of two GE Capital media and publishing companies. He has also been Special Counsel to the President (interim CFO) for NYU /POLY, where he architected a highly successful turnaround.
Lowell has been on the Board of The University of Wisconsin Business School; on the Board of The Metropolitan Opera Guild; and a member of The Economic Club of New York. He has a MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA in Economics from the University of Wisconsin.