Equity partner and Head of Science and Technology at BPE Solicitors
Rob is an equity partner and Head of Science and Technology at BPE Solicitors. He is a Commercial Contracts and Corporate Governance Lawyer who advises learned societies, leading STEM universities and other research based organisations. He co-authored the leading text on Data Trusts and has advised on the establishment of the first data institutions. Rob established the first dedicated legal service to STEM organisations and is a Non-Executive Director of several STEM organisations including the ODI, the Compound Semiconductor Applications Catapult and Aberystwyth University Innovation & Enterprise Limited. He was the lead legal adviser to Innovate UK for over a decade.