Rob has a BSc in Biology and an MSc in Pharmaceutical Science and followed a career in the pharmaceutical industry for almost 30 years at leading companies including Reckitt Benckiser, SmithKline Beecham, GlaxoSmithKline, and Pfizer. During this time Rob developed products for leading medicinal product brands in a very wide range of therapeutic areas. Rob has worked at every stage of the pipeline from front end innovation to delivery to market.
Latterly Rob was Head of Innovation for RB’s Health Division a role that involved forming an innovation function and leading their expansion into Connected Health which involved building a business case, developing capability and putting a pipeline into place.
Rob’s main focus now is FiftyFourDegreesNorth a digital health company with a pipeline of Connected Health products. Rob also has an innovation company (Edenic) and consults in product development, health, connected health, and innovation for a wide range of international companies.