Rob Harper

Mr. Harper is a Vice President at AE Industrial and is primarily focused on deal origination strategy, transaction due diligence, and post-closing integration activities at AE Industrial’s portfolio investments. Prior to joining AE Industrial in 2018, Mr. Harper was a Manager at Strategy& (formerly Booz & Co.) focusing on growth strategy, operational performance improvement, and other projects for aerospace and defense clients. He previously worked for the U.S. Department of State, serving as Special Assistant to the Senior Civilian Representative for Regional Command-East in Afghanistan, and held multiple positions at the Council on Foreign Relations. Mr. Harper received a BA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.