He has extensive experience of major building, civil engineering, highway, marine, railway, petrochemical and water projects throughout the UK, Europe and other international locations.
Prior to joining Kroll, Rob was a partner at Blackrock Expert Services, which was acquired by Kroll in 2020.
Rob is regularly appointed as an independent quantum and/or delay expert witness and has twice given expert evidence in the Technology and Construction Court on quantum and programming matters. He has been cross-examined both as a delay and a quantum expert in international arbitrations, has experience of “hot-tubbing” and has extensive experience of adjudication and mediation.
Rob’s experience as a quantity surveyor has involved the precontract and post-contract financial administration of commercial projects, and extensive delay and cost claim preparation, analysis, management and resolution. He has also advised clients about best-practice procurement procedures and has drafted several procurement guides for the UK Government.
Rob sits as an adjudicator on panels for three distinguished bodies: the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), the Technology and Construction Solicitors’ Association (TeCSA), and the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA).