Rob Langley is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of ACP. He sits on the firm’s investment committee and is actively involved in all aspects of the firm’s strategic and investment objectives. Over the course of his private equity career, Rob has completed more than 50 private equity transactions for more than $2 billion in value across a variety of B2B businesses.
Prior to founding ACP, Rob was a Principal at The Riverside Company. During his tenure at Riverside, Rob participated in numerous acquisitions and sale transactions while also developing and leading the Specialty Manufacturing and Distribution practice for the firm globally.
Prior to Riverside, Rob worked in the buyouts group of private equity firm American Capital Strategies, and prior to that obtained mergers and acquisitions experience at the Breckenridge Group, an Atlanta based boutique M&A advisory firm.
BA in Business Administration, cum laude, from Furman University where he was captain of the golf team, a two-time All-Southern Conference selection and a two-time National Golf Coaches Association Academic All-American.
MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management where he was co-valedictorian of his class.
Outside of work, Rob stays busy chasing his three young kids and chocolate lab around with his wife. He serves on the board of the IAM Golfer Foundation at Cedar Crest in Dallas and on Furman Universities men’s golf and endowment advisory boards, respectively. He still loves to spend time on the golf course with friends and family when time allows and is passionate about providing all youth access to academic and athletic opportunities.