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Robert Reffkin

CEO & Co-founder

Robert Reffkin is co-founder and CEO of Urban Compass, which lets users search thousands of apartment listings from landlords, management companies or the exclusive brokers that represent them. Urban Compass provides Neighborhood Guides to help apartment hunters “discover the perfect neighborhood to call home.” Before Urban Compass, Reffkin worked at Goldman Sachs as chief of staff to the president and COO, and at Lazard and McKinsey & Co. In 2005, he was appointed as a White House Fellow to serve as special assistant to the Secretary of the Treasury. The founder of New York Needs You, Reffkin holds a B.A. and MBA from Columbia University.

Robert Reffkin is co-founder and CEO of Urban Compass, which lets users search thousands of apartment listings from landlords, management companies or the exclusive brokers that represent them. Urban Compass provides Neighborhood Guides to help apartment hunters “discover the perfect neighborhood to call home.” Before Urban Compass, Reffkin worked at Goldman Sachs as chief of staff to the president and COO, and at Lazard and McKinsey & Co. In 2005, he was appointed as a White House Fellow to serve as special assistant to the Secretary of the Treasury. The founder of New York Needs You, Reffkin holds a B.A. and MBA from Columbia University.

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