Rob is an experienced business leader with strong skills in business development and the physical sciences. Rob dedicated the main track of his career to the start-up and growth of Innovia Technology, a Cambridge-based company that specialises in breakthrough innovation for large corporations. Before innovation consultancy, Rob worked as an environmental scientist at Shell and a production manager at Procter & Gamble. He researched semiconductor physics at the Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge.
Rob is passionate about the role of innovation in shaping a better society, science as the process to advance human knowledge, and sustainability as the framework to insure prosperity for future generations. These values he has applied widely in his work with great companies such as Shell, Procter & Gamble, PepsiCo, AB Inbev, Boeing, Johnson & Johnson, Nokia and Nike.