Rob is a science graduate and has spent his career in operations, sales and general management, predominantly in the IT services sector. Commencing his career in 1980 with Wang Laboratories, a major global computer vendor at the time, Rob followed a traditional management development path. Subsequently, he served at board level in a number of companies, including on the main board for Retail Decisions PLC, a FTSE 250 company during the time. Rob’s first exposure to the energy sector was with a data analytics service provider, helping to take this specialist company into the listed world. More recently he has been active in business start-ups within the energy sector and also leads a precision optics manufacturing business.
Rob is a founding director of Phidex and plays an active role in business development. To relax, Rob enjoys offshore sailing and ski adventures – well, OK, it’s not that relaxing!