Mr. Smith joined Greenhill in 2006. He principally advises clients in the financial services sector on mergers and acquisitions and other strategic financial issues.
Prior to joining Greenhill, Robert spent 26 years with Citigroup (and its predecessor firms Salomon Brothers and Salomon Smith Barney) where he was most recently Co-Head of Financial Institutions M&A from 2000 to 2005. Prior to that, he served as Head of the Asset Manager advisory group, Co-Head of the Financial Institutions Group of Salomon Brothers, and Head of the Diversified Finance Company group.
Robert holds an MBA and a BS in Economics from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.