An Architect by training, Bob is the Chairman and one of the founding directors of Rise Management Consulting.
Bob has amassed knowledge that is unrivalled. He has built his reputation as an industry leader at the cutting edge of built environment activity, with an impressive track record of delivering iconic projects in the public eye. These include Royal Opera House “Open Up” (London), Kempinski Al Mouj Hotel (Oman), Royal Academy of Music (London), The Broadgate Development (London) and British Airways London Eye (London) just to name a few.
Acknowledged as a force in the sector change programme, Bob has played a major role in industry reform, including Chair of the Movement for Innovation (M4i), Chair of Constructing Excellence and the National Platform, a vehicle for the UK industries strategic research agenda. He previously sat on the Construction Industry Advisory Group of UKTI.
Bob’s remarkable career is testament to his passion for innovative thinking and the sharing of knowledge and is a unique combination of qualities that he brings to Rise.