A Chartered Accountant, Robert has held senior roles in both accountancy & in industry.
In accountancy he has worked at both Big 4 and independent firms. In industry Robert has been both a CFO & a CEO across the quoted and PE held sectors.
His industry experience was mainly in financial services outsourcing and included roles in both the UK and internationally. He has a strong track record in growing businesses both organically and by acquisition. Also of innovation in areas such as the use of technology and in offshoring/re-engineering processes to be more efficient and to deliver a better service for customers.
Robert joined Roffe Swayne as a consultant. His role covers:
- Internally helping to grow our firm by focusing on business development, and
- Working with some of our future stars to mentor and help them.
Robert also works with a number of our clients – usually as a board level strategic advisor. His work here encompasses areas such as future strategy, succession planning and inter generational change and also M&A, additionally, Robert acts as an interim FD.
Outside of work Robert is currently completing his MA in military history.