For the past 25 years Robert has been a planning consultant with DFP and since 1996 has been Managing Director of the company.
Rob holds a Bachelor of Arts (Earth Sciences) and a Masters Degree in Town and Country Planning from Sydney University. He is a Certified Practicing Planner, a corporate member of the Planning Institute of Australia and is also a member of the Urban Development Institute of Australia and the Environmental Planning Law Association, NSW.
Rob has 40 years experience as a planner at State and Local Government and as a consultant planner.
Besides being the Managing Director of DFP for the past 18 years, Rob manages multi-disciplinary consultant teams and provides specialist planning advice for complex development projects. Rob is also frequently engaged as an expert planning witness in the NSW Land and Environment Court and other Courts.
Rob, together with fellow Directors David Kettle and Warwick Gosling, is also responsible for the day-to-day management of the company and business strategy planning and development.