Rob Smith is Foundant’s Vice President of Technology. Rob came to Foundant in early 2019 with over 30 years of technology experience. This experience spans many industries, including military aviation, silicon wafer fabrication, grid computing, large scale ecommerce and online travel and serial entrepreneurship. Rob has made an impact in past organizations in positions ranging from quality control engineer to enterprise architect to engineering leader and executive. Rob is a technology visionary that helps companies with technology and process adoption and modernization as they seek to scale their technology and operations capabilities into the digital age. Rob thrives in an environment where things are being built and problems are being solved. Rob loves to build teams, solutions and systems that solve problems in innovative ways. Building people to allow them to achieve the goals, dreams, and careers they desire is ultimately the most rewarding for Rob. In his free time, Rob loves to hunt, fish, hike and just generally be in the outdoors so Montana has been a great fit for him and his wife of 15 years, Amber. Rob is a practitioner of the martial art of Krav Maga and is a 10-year veteran of the United States Marine Corps.