Robert has over 30 years experience in managing the national and international marketing and sales development in major companies in the beverage, fast food, energy, and manufacturing sectors. In addition he has managed national operations for a major retail food group.
He worked with the South Australian (SA) Department of Industry and Trade consulting at a senior level to SA companies on improving their business development practices, marketing, innovation, commercialisation and strategy.
Robert has also lectured in Marketing, Retailing , Sales, Information Strategies, Project and Operations Management and Lean Leadership at the University of SA, as well as managing the University of SA’s Postgraduate industry based leadership development and business improvement programs, including the Lean Thinking and Six Sigma courses nationally.
Most recently he has been a Business Adviser for Australian Industry Group as an industry partner in the delivery of the AusIndustry, Entrepreneurs Infrastructure Programme to over 90 SA companies with aggregate turnover of over $1.2 billion PA.