Rob is the Chairman the Investment Committee. He has been an active investment manager for 20 years and was the founder and Chairman of WHEB, a sustainability-focused investment firm managing funds across private equity, listed equities and infrastructure and one of the pioneering IMPACT investment firms in Europe.
He brings a wealth of high level connections with relevant players in the Food and Agri Tech sector, including co-investors, corporates and management. He is also a Director of four Food Tech companies in the UK and USA and the founder and Chairman of Cambridge AgriTech, a syndicate of private investors focused on innovation in agriculture.
Rob has a PhD Chemistry from Cambridge and started his career with 10 years in Shell’s Agrochemical Business.
In his spare time he is an active charitable fund raiser and is often spotted wearing a pink scarf.