Rob is Strategic Investment Director at the Finance Wales Group,
leading on future fundraising and strategic planning.
A public finance specialist, Rob has held a number of high
profile roles at the Ministry of Defence where he was the lead
accountant on the creation and sale of QinetiQ plc as well as the
creation of the Defence Science and Technology Laboratories.
He later joined the Welsh European Finance Office as Finance and
Programme Director before becoming Director of Finance for the
Welsh Government’s Department for Economy Science and
Transport. He has been closely involved in bidding for funds
including the Wales SME Investment, Property Development and
Capital Growth Funds.
A fully qualified Management Accountant, Rob has also been a
member of the Department for Economy Science and Transport’s
investment panel for the Wales Economic Growth Fund and has also
undertaken various directorship roles, including being Chair of the
Cardiff Airport Holding Company.