Robert joined the Board in June 2014 and became Chairman in January 2015. He is chairman of the Nominations Committee and also sits on the Risk and Remuneration Committees.

Robert is a solicitor and was a partner for 23 years at the City of London firm CMS Cameron McKenna specialising in Corporate Finance and Project Finance.

He is now a director and shareholder of Omnia Legal, a solicitors practice in Bath and is a trustee of the Bath Philharmonia.

Robert lives in Bath and is married with three adult daughters.