Rob has worked in the sports industry since 1970. Initially as Export Director and latterly as Marketing Director at Slazengers Ltd, he developed their international business particularly in Europe and the Far East.
From 1985 to 2011, Rob was employed by The All England Lawn Tennis Club, Wimbledon as their Marketing Director. Responsibilities included developing their Official Supplier programme with companies such as Rolex, IBM, Evian, Polo Ralph Lauren, and Robinsons. Rob was also involved in the retailing & international licensing of the Wimbledon brand & in their corporate hospitality & tours business.
Whilst at The AELTC, Rob was involved with Sports Marketing Surveys on research around the Wimbledon Championships, and in 2012 joins SPORTS MARKETING SURVEYS INC. as a Non -Executive Director, bringing his career experience, knowledge & enthusiasm to help expand the business.
Who is your ultimate sporting hero?
What is your favourite sporting theme tune?
Chariots of Fire
Which sport event or venue would you most like to visit?
The Masters Augusta
Which (sport) team do you support?
GB and Europe Ryder Cup
What’s your favourite sporting event to watch?
What are your sporting goals?
To card in the 70s in competitive golf