Oak Brook, IL, United States
Robert Chun, from Oak Brook, Illinois, is pursuing a JD at Stanford Law School and a master’s degree in business administration at Stanford Graduate School of Business. He graduated from Stanford University with a bachelor’s degree in economics. Robert aspires to build organizations that advance economic opportunity and civic renewal in the United States. Previously, he worked on strategy and finance at X, where he helped grow Alphabet’s portfolio of early-stage moonshots. He started his career at the Bridgespan Group as a strategy consultant for nonprofits, impact investors, and philanthropists. At Stanford, he served as the chair of Stanford in Government, and on the Presidential Search Committee, which selected Marc Tessier-Lavigne as Stanford’s 11th President. In 2016, he received the J.E. Wallace Sterling Award for outstanding service to the University.