Chairman of Governors
Rob is a Chartered Accountant with an MBA from Aston University who has spent many years in the food industry at Finance Director level in both private and listed companies both in the UK and Europe.
Rob has been involved in successfully building and growing businesses as well as turnaround situations. In addition to a strong financial and entrepreneurial background
Robert brings good leadership skills, a working understanding of the public sector and a pragmatic, supportive and common sense approach to the role of Governor.
Rob joined the Governing Body on the 1 August 2013 as a College Governor and was appointed Chairman of Governors in July 2015 (re-appointed in July 2017 for a further two years).
Rob is also Chair of the Search & Governance Committee, a member of Corporate Services Committee and the Remuneration Committee. Rob is also the Nominated Governor for Finance.