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RRE Investors, LLC is a venture capital firm founded by Stuart Ellman, James D. Robinson, and James D. Robinson III in 1994.[1] According to the company website, "RRE Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm headquartered in New York City. We are active strategic, operational and financial partners with the companies we finance."[2]

Ties to Pete Peterson's "Fix the Debt"

The Campaign to Fix the Debt is the latest incarnation of a decades-long effort by former Nixon man turned Wall Street billionaire Pete Peterson to slash earned benefit programs such as Social Security and Medicare under the guise of fixing the nation's "debt problem." RRE Investors, LLC is part of the Campaign to Fix the Debt as of February 2013.

This article is part of the Center for Media and Democracy's investigation of Pete Peterson's Campaign to "Fix the Debt." Please visit our main SourceWatch page on Fix the Debt.

About Fix the Debt
The Campaign to Fix the Debt is the latest incarnation of a decades-long effort by former Nixon man turned Wall Street billionaire Pete Peterson to slash earned benefit programs such as Social Security and Medicare under the guise of fixing the nation's "debt problem." Through a special report and new interactive wiki resource, the Center for Media and Democracy -- in partnership with the Nation magazine -- exposes the funding, the leaders, the partner groups, and the phony state "chapters" of this astroturf supergroup. Learn more at PetersonPyramid.org and in the Nation magazine.


Personnel

Leadership

As of February 2013:[3]

  • Stuart J. Ellman: Co-Founder, Managing Partner
  • James D. Robinson: Co-Founder, Managing Partner
  • James D. Robinson III: Co-Founder, General Partner

Contact Information

RRE Investors, LLC
130 East 59th Street
17th Floor
New York, New York 10022

Phone: (212) 418-5100

Web: http://www.rre.com

Resources and articles

Featured SourceWatch Articles on Fix the Debt

References

  1. "Investment Team"REE Investors, Accessed February 7, 2013.
  2. "About REE Ventures"REE Investors, Accessed February 7, 2013.
  3. "Investment Team"REE Investors, Accessed February 7, 2013.