John Robinson is an Entrepreneur-In-Residence at BVP, where he focuses on eSports, gaming, and consumer Internet. An experienced video game executive and entrepreneur, John joined Bessemer in 2017 and is based in San Francisco. Prior to BVP, John was General Manager of Nexon Mobile and VP of Business Development at Nexon, Korea’s largest video game company. Previously, John was the Co-Founder and CEO of Brothersport Games, a San Francisco-based indie game developer, and was in the Corporate Development group at Electronic Arts.
John is an avid gamer and sports fan, and began his career as a baseball operations analyst for his hometown Cincinnati Reds. John holds an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and an AB in economics from Princeton University, where he also played lacrosse and was a member of the 2001 Division I National Championship team.