John Robinson

Executive-in-Residence

John Robinson is an executive-in-residence at Bessemer and the president and chief operating officer of 100 Thieves, a gaming and lifestyle organization that competes in top esports, including Fortnite, Call of Duty, and the League of Legends Championship Series.

Previously, he was vice president and general manager at Nexon, Korea’s largest video game company, as well as co-founder and CEO of Brothersport Games, a San Francisco-based indie game developer. Before that, he was in the corporate development group at Electronic Arts.

An avid gamer and sports fan, John began his career as a baseball operations intern for his hometown Cincinnati Reds. He holds an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and earned an economics degree from Princeton University.