Robert C. Schroeder
Robert C. Schroeder has served as a member of the Akers Board of Directors since November 1, 2019. Mr. Schroeder is currently the vice president of investment banking at Taglich Brothers, a brokerage firm, and specializes in advisory services and capital raising for small public and private companies. Prior to his time at Taglich Brothers, Mr. Schroeder served as a Senior Equity Analyst publishing sell-side research on publicly traded companies and served in various other positions in the brokerage and public accounting industry. Mr. Schroeder currently serves on the board of directors of publicly traded Intellinetics, Inc., a document solutions software development, sales and marketing company, Air Industries Group (NYSE:AIRI), a manufacturer of aerospace parts and assemblies, and Decisionpoint Systems, Inc., a leading provider and integrator of Enterprise Mobility, Wireless Applications and RFID solutions. Mr. Schroeder received a B.S. degree in accounting and economics from New York University. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a member of the CFA Institute and CFA Society of New York. Mr. Schroeder’s qualifications to sit on the board of directors of the combined company include his leadership skills, capital markets expertise, and extensive experience as a director of the board for other public companies.