Rob Cheng was born on 9th March 1959 in New York City. His full name is Robert Cheng. He is an American having over 40 years of experience in the areas of sales, marketing, and the computer industry. He is best known as the founder and CEO of PC Matic which is an antivirus company.
Height, Weight, Age
Rob Cheng is 1.78m tall. He weighs about 68 kg and is 63 years old as of the year 2022.
Rob started his career at Texas Instruments responsible for sales, marketing and support in Latin America. He graduated from Cornell University with a BS degree in Engineering and later with an MBA in Finance from the University of Texas while he was working.
Rob grew up in Washington DC, specifically Maryland. He was raised in an educated family where both his parents were working, his father as a statistician and mother as a computer programmer. He is currently married to his wife, Solange. They are blessed with two children, Teddy and Jesse and their cat Zazu. He lives in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Rob worked at Instruments Data Systems Group at first because of his love for computers. After completing his MBA, he was promoted and assigned to all the computers and calculators. He was able to travel and learn Spanish during this period of his life.
He then left Texas Instruments to work for Gateway which was owned by his friend Ted Waitt. He was offered a post as Marketing Director at his new company which later became very profitable.
In 1999, he left Gateway after acquiring a humongous amount of knowledge and experience from his previous jobs and saved money to start a venture of his own. He founded his own company in 1999, named PC Pitstop, with his former boss Rick Synder. The company was not meeting its expectations at the beginning but then started gaining profits eventually. Through TV advertisements it went viral all over the world. The company has approximately over 3.5 million users and 50+ employees.
His estimated net worth in 2022 is around $14 million.
His hobbies include reading, running, golf and playing guitar