Adam Robinson was born in New York City and grew up in Evanston, Illinois. He attended the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School before receiving a degree in jurisprudence from Oxford University. He became one of two co-founders of The Princeton Review. His first book, originally entitled Cracking the System: The SAT, remains the only test prep book ever to become a New York Times bestseller.
He currently advises the heads of some of the world’s largest hedge funds. He lives in Manhattan and is a Master of Chess.