Robbie is a Senior Lecturer in International Business Strategy in Surrey Business School. In addition to his role at the University Robbie runs a small boutique consultancy business focusing on corporate training, psychometric tools and executive coaching. Robbie is an Affiliate Coach at IMD Business School in Lausanne where he works on a range of Leadership programs as well as topic specific programs such as Sustainability, Change Management and Crisis Management.
Prior to establishing his own business in 2019 Robbie has over 25 years of international business experience, serving as a Company Director, Executive Coach and Educator. He has worked with entrepreneurs, managers, and business leaders across Europe, North America, Asia and the Middle East to help them develop and enhance their strategic thinking and leadership practices. Robbie's Corporate background includes working in large global organisations in professional services (legal, finance and consultancy), telecommunications and higher education. In his last corporate role Robbie was part of the Senior Leadership Team of the world's leading independent Transport & Economics Consultancy.
Robbie is certified in a number of market leading psychometric tools and he is interested in organizational and people strategies as well as issues related to leadership and sustainability. Robbie is also a certified member of both the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and the Association of Project Management (APM).
Areas of specialism
Postgraduate Certificate in Management Education
Postgraduate Diploma in Coaching & Mentoring
MA in Human Resource Development
MAN3110 Globalisation of Emerging Markets, MAN3090 International Business Strategy, MAN3132 Entrepreneurship and Innovation a Business Model Approach