Rob joined Octopus as an independent non-executive director in October 2013. He has recently left Towry, the UK Wealth Manager, having led the successful sale to Tilney Bestinvest. Before this Rob was the CEO of Prudential UK and Europe, where he was responsible for developing the company's business in the UK and Europe as it continued to meet the savings and retirement needs of its millions of customers.
Rob has over 15 years experience in financial services. Prior to joining Prudential, he worked at Lloyds Banking Group across a number of senior management roles and was a consultant with the Boston Consulting Group in both Europe and the US.