Robert Diamond

Truman National Security Project; Veterans/Military Families Outreach for Organizing for America

Robert Diamond is a fellow with the Truman National Security Project and chairs the Truman Project's New York region. He is a senior vice president at Realty Capital International LLC—a global real estate investment banking and advisory firm. Prior to joining Realty Capital International, he was a vice president at Bear Stearns & Co, Inc., in the Structured Equity Products/Equity Finance group.

Prior to his career in finance, Diamond served as a Lieutenant in the United States Navy. A Surface Warfare Officer, he was stationed onboard the guided missile destroyer USS BULKELEY (DDG-84) and deployed in support of operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. He also served as the aide to the Navy's chief of legislative affairs in the Pentagon, and as a naval liaison officer to the U.S. House of Representatives.

He currently serves as the national chairman of Veterans/Military Families Outreach for Organizing for America—the grassroots political arm of the Democratic National Committee. Diamond is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy.

Last Updated: August 17, 2017