Kevin Prokop is a Managing Partner and co-founded Rockbridge Growth Equity, LLC in 2007.
Kevin has served and continues to serve on several Boards of private and publicly-traded companies, including the Board of Directors for Northcentral University, Protect America, Connect America, One on One Marketing, Purchasing Power, Triad Retail Media, Gas Station TV (GSTV), ABUV Media and Robb Report.
Kevin was formerly a Managing Director at Questor Partners Fund, a $1.1 billion private equity firm. Prior to Questor, Kevin was an engagement manager with McKinsey & Co.
Kevin has received Buyouts magazine’s “Turnaround of the Year” award, which is presented annually to the private equity sponsor that engineered the year’s most dramatic turnaround. He has also written numerous articles on business strategy, private equity and public policy issues. His writings were recently published in The Journal of Private Equity and in a book edited by Harvard Business School’s Robert Kaplan.
Kevin is vice chairman of New Detroit and is actively involved in Detroit Renaissance’s “Road to Renaissance” effort. Kevin was appointed by Michigan’s State Legislature to be Co-Chairman of the State of Michigan’s Commission on Governmental Efficiency, a private sector commission established to make recommendations to address the state’s fiscal health. He is also on the Board of Directors of the Citizens Research Council, a non-partisan public policy research organization.
Kevin earned his MBA from the University of Chicago, where he graduated summa cum laude and first in his class with a perfect grade point average; and his Bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University, where he graduated with distinction.
Kevin lives in suburban Detroit, Michigan with his wife and their three children.