Robert Kraft is the founder, chairman, and CEO of The Kraft Group, the parent company of the NFL’s New England Patriots. The Kraft Group is a global enterprise with revenues totaling more than $22 billion from its operations in 75 countries.
Robert Kraft has over 39 years of experience as a company leader who has led his companies to success through his commitment to excellence, innovation, and leadership. He was most recently named among Forbes’ “World’s Most Powerful People” for 2013 and won CNBC’s “Business Leadership Award” for 2013. He sits on five non-profit boards and serves as Chairman Emeritus for Harvard Business School’s Board of Directors at HBS Global Partnership. The Kraft Group has been named the number one company to work for in the United States by Fortune Magazine’s annual list of the “100 Best Companies To Work For”.
Robert Kraft graduated from Harvard University, where he was a champion wrestler and recipient of the Nathan Hale Award. Kraft lives in Boston, Massachusetts. Robert Kraft earned a Bachelor of Science with highest honors in Economics from Harvard University and a Master of Business Administration degree from MIT Sloan School of Management. Robert Kraft is a member of the National Football Foundation, the Harvard Alumni Association, and the Art Museum Council.
Mr. Kraft is also a headhunting firm Prescott Group International member and serves on its advisory board. He is also on the advisory board at The Kraft Group Corporation, North American Media Inc., The Connecticut Fund, and No Partial Credit Limited Partnership, as well as serving on several non-profit boards, including Boston’s Children’s Hospital, The Institute for Nonprofit Leadership, and Stony Brook University’s Center for Business Advancement Board.
Robert has received numerous awards and honors throughout his career, including the “Business Leader of The Year” Award, CNBC’s “Business Leadership Award,” and The Harvard University Society of Fellows. In 1984, he was named “Man Of The Year” by Southwest Airlines. Visit this page for more information.
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