An Engineer by education, Rob started his career in aerospace before jumping into the energy industry. It was here that Rob made his way into innovation, leading the UK’s Sourcing and Growth strategy for a European CVC fund. It was also where Rob first met the Plexal team, where he now works, leading Plexal's engagement with the NCSC. Rob has two children (a two year old and a five year old), one wife, and no dogs or cats. He also enjoys running, writing and can play one song on the piano.