Robert Keane is the president and CEO of Vistaprint, the company he founded in 1995 to provide small businesses with everything they need to market their business. Bringing knowledge in direct marketing, desktop publishing, manufacturing operations and strategy, Robert has led Vistaprint to the success it has achieved to date.
A veteran of the small business market, Robert's vision for Vistaprint emerged from his experience with the development of a retail kiosk design and printing system and from his in-depth knowledge of the small business desktop publishing software market.
Robert previously served as an external consultant to Microsoft with the Microsoft Publisher desktop publishing product team for whom he researched and advised on the graphic design and printing needs of small businesses in Europe. He earned his B.A. in Economics from Harvard College in Cambridge, Mass. and his M.B.A. from INSEAD in Fontainebleau, France.