Rob is a qualified solicitor and mediator and is an SME adviser to Crown Commercial Services/Cabinet Office. He also dealt with the fall-out from Carillion in weekly Ministerial meetings for the four months following Carillion’s collapse.
Rob is now recognised in thought leadership, he co-founded the Process Innovation Forum/Innovation Factory (ww.thePIF.org) and has been asked to advise Cabinet Office and Crown Commercial Services on SME business, CIC BIM legal, procurement and payment, Build UK Payment and Contracts Groups, CBI and others on the area of digital transformation in construction law and business.
Recently awarded; CN Talent 2019 Mentor of the Year, CN Talent 2019 Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Leader of the Year and Role Model 2018/19 by UK Construction Week – Rob also advocates for those who dare to be different.
Rob gained experience in commercial and corporate business including joint ventures, outsourcing, technology contracts, as well as specialising in non-contentious and contentious engineering & construction law and the area of digital transformation/process management. He has experience from both private practice law firms and in-house teams and has risen through the ranks to director level leading teams in policy, business and law.
Rob deals with the commercial and legal needs of the complex ECA corporate group, deals with over 3000 organisations active in the engineering services sector, whether as designers, suppliers, installers or service and maintenance (FM).