Non-executive Director, 67
Appointed: February 2014.
Career history: Rob joined Reuters in 1978 where he held various senior management positions, including Finance Director from 1990 to 2000. He retired as a director of Reuters Group plc in December 2001. Rob was previously Deputy Chairman of Cable & Wireless plc, and a non-executive Director of Intu Properties plc , Prudential plc and Taylor Nelson Sofres plc.
Additional appointments: Non-executive Director, Chairman of the Audit Committee and Senior Independent Director of Taylor Wimpey plc; non-executive Director and Senior Independent Director of Moneysupermarket.com Group PLC; non-executive Director, Chairman of the Audit Committee and Senior Independent Director of Greene King plc; non-executive Director and Chairman of the Audit, Risk and Security Committee of Camelot UK Lotteries Limited.
Committees: Audit (Chair), Nomination and Remuneration.