Anthony Robins, President of I-Grace, has decades of experience in the architecture, real estate, and construction industries and has been responsible for the deployment of over $2 billion of capital investments. Serving in executive, consulting and advisory roles, he has lived in the US, Europe, and Asia Pacific working with global companies such as LVMH, Louis Vuitton, Dior, DFS, Lend Lease, Ralph Lauren and Tiffany & Co.
“Habits change into character.” — Ovid
Anthony’s interest in residential construction started in high school when he worked on the renovation of an historic New Orleans residence. In college, while studying architecture, he received his first commission to design and oversee the construction of an estate with a 13,000 sf main residence, out-buildings and four acres of formal gardens and water features. The residence was later featured in an MGM film.
Anthony serves on the Board of Directors of furniture companies Lee Industries, American Leather, Brookline Furniture, and ecommerce brand, BenchMade Modern. Anthony also serves on the Board of stone and tile industry leader, Walker Zanger and Tala, a London based architectural lighting and technology company. He is a founding investor and board member of Great Heights and Clean Origin, two lab-grown diamond jewelry ecommerce brands.
Anthony holds architect registrations in: New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Guam and CNMI and is certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) and is a member of the Design Leadership Network (DLN).