• Bob Hellman

    Managing Director & CEO

    Bob has been a private equity investor for 30 years. He co-founded the American Infrastructure MLP Funds and was responsible for inventing the pioneering idea of applying the MLP structure to the death care industry, which led to the 2004 IPO of StoneMor Partners, the first non-natural resource related MLP offering in over a decade. He has been an investor and director in a wide variety of industries, including building materials, forest products, energy production and distribution, office supplies, printing, apparel, death care, health and fitness, entertainment, and direct marketing.

    Prior to founding AIM, he was with McCown De Leeuw & Co, a middle-market private equity firm. Earlier in his career, he gained substantial experience in mergers, acquisitions, and business strategy through his work as a consultant with Bain & Company, where he focused on expansion strategies, cost reduction, and acquisition analysis.

    Education
    • MBA: Harvard Business School (Baker Scholar)
    • MS: London School of Economics
    • BA: Stanford University