Rob currently holds an executive role as CEO of Market2x Group. He is also an Independent Director of Waitomo Petroleum and a member of the Board of Trustees for St Paul's Collegiate School.

Rob’s background is mainly in the investment banking industry, with 20 years working for Deutsche Bank in Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. The most recent position he held was Global Head of Electronic Trading for Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities (FICC), based in London.


After being raised on a dairy farm in Te Awamutu, Rob has a passion for farming and related businesses. He is involved in dairy and dry-stock farms in the Waikato, King Country and Wairoa.

Rob attended Canterbury University and holds a Bachelor of Engineering and a Master of Commerce in Economics.

He is currently living in Auckland with his wife and their three children.