Rob was appointed as a Non-Executive Director in November 2016.
Skills and experience
Rob has over 25 years’ experience in consumer-facing businesses and extensive leadership experience in large retail companies.
Prior to the merger with Ladbrokes, Rob was Non-Executive Chairman of Gala Coral Group since November 2010. Before this, he was Chief Executive of Debenhams, Homebase, Harveys Furnishing Group and Halfords, where he was also the Chairman. Rob has also held the roles of Chairman of the British Retail Consortium, Chairman of the charity Graduate Fashion Week and Trustee of the charity Children with Cancer UK.
Chairman of RAC.