Rob has been CPO of Direct Line Group since September 2016, heading up a team of 85 and leading the transformation of a department responsible for a spend of £1.5bn.
Before joining Direct Line Group, Rob ran his own strategic sourcing consultancy, which delivered a major transformation project at the Co-op.
He was previously head of procurement at National Grid, responsible for a £2.3bn annual spend. Before then Rob was CPO at DSG International.
He has also held procurement roles at Barclays Bank and Cap Gemini Ernst & Young. He started his procurement career in sourcing at Ford.