Group Director of Operations & External Affairs
A former senior diplomat, Rob has over 20 years’ experience of working with Whitehall, Westminster and senior decision-makers nationally and internationally.
Rob oversees Social Communications Group’s operations and works with Group Board colleagues on strategy and business development. He also supports clients as part of Social Communications’ offer of political and strategic counsel to clients, drawing on his government, regulatory and external affairs experience.
Rob spent 16 years in the British Diplomatic Service, working on foreign policy in London and serving overseas in Brazil, Paris and as High Commissioner to Malta. Rob also served as Deputy Information Commissioner at the ICO, the UK’s information rights regulator.