Bob, a Chartered Surveyor, has over 50 years of experience in the property sector. He started as a Trainee with Derbyshire County Council and later became Group Property Director of Grand Metropolitan, where he was instrumental in changing the world of licensed property. He was a non-executive director of Redrow Homes and, for a number of years, was non-executive Chairman of their property development division. He was a member of the Urban Villages Working Group and a board member of the London East Training and Enterprise Council. For a number of years he was Chairman of the Governors of his local prep school.
Since he joined in 2000, the AW Group has developed its renewable energy business and secured a reputation for innovative approaches and solutions to land promotion and development.