Robert Bassman
Executive Director
Robert Bassman
Executive Director

Robert Bassman

Executive Director

Robert Bassman is a Managing Principal of Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital. Previously, he was a member of Morgan Stanley Principal Investments and Morgan Stanley's Special Situation Group, both Morgan Stanley on-balance sheet investment vehicles where he focused on private equity and credit investments. Robert’s current and recent board positions include Docuware, Vigilant Solutions, EcoIntense, GumGum,, HighQ Solutions,, Mitel Networks and DigitalGlobe. Robert joined Morgan Stanley in 2004 as an Analyst in the Media and Communications Group within the Investment Banking Division. Robert is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and also spent one year at the London School of Economics and Political Science.
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Samanage Raises $30M Series D Funding Round Led by Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital
Nov 08, 2018
Samanage, the service success company, today announced a $30 million investment from Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital, the growth-focused private investment platform within MSIM.
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Neo4j Closes $80 Million in Series E Funding
Nov 01, 2018
Neo4j, the leader in graph databases, announced today that it has closed an $80 million Series E funding round led by Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital and One Peak Partners.
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Concentra Analytics Completes a £41 Million Growth Equity Investment
May 01, 2018
Concentra Analytics, the creator of Software as a Service data solutions used to visualize, model and track business operations, today announced the completion of a £41 MM growth equity investment.

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