Robert Herjavec

Robert Herjavec is a dynamic entrepreneur and a leading Shark on ABC’s Shark Tank. Born in

Eastern Europe, he arrived to North America on a boat with his parents after escaping

Communism in the former Yugoslavia. From delivering newspapers, and waiting tables, to

launching a computer company from his basement, his drive to achieve has led him to the

fulfillment of a better life for himself and his family. Robert has built and sold several IT

companies to major players such as AT&T. In 2003 Robert founded Herjavec Group, and it

quickly became one of North America’s fastest growing technology companies. Today,

Herjavec Group is recognized as a global leader in information security specializing in managed

security services, compliance, incident response and remediation efforts for enterprise level



Robert released his third book, You Don’t Have to Be a Shark: Creating Your Own

Success published by St. Martin’s Press on May 17, 2016. Robert’s motivational business

advice has received millions of impressions through TV, print, radio and digital media. He

shares his expertise with other entrepreneurs each week as a leading Shark on ABC’s Emmy Award-winning hit Shark Tank. 

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Follow Robert on Twitter @robertherjavec

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