Rob Figueiredo

Chief Technology Officer

Rob serves as Yext's Chief Technology Officer. He is responsible for Yext's technology team.

Rob joined the company in 2009 as a software engineer and has since served in various development and product roles. Prior to joining Yext, Rob was a software engineer at Google.

Rob graduated with B.S. degrees in EECS (Electrical Engineering & Computer Science) and Physics from M.I.T., where he also earned an M.S. in computer engineering.





Detroit, MI

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Favorite part about job

The people, the product, the mission — democratizing AI search.

Fun Fact

Rob used to have a world ranking in Quake III in 2002.

Favorite Book

Foundation by Isaac Asimov

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