Rob is a former partner of McKinsey&Company (1990-2005). After that he was an executive in the insurance sector for 9 years. Rob now holds a number of non-executive board positions such as board-member of the Netherlands Financial Conduct Authority (AFM), chairman of the board of the Red Cross hospital, Chairman of an occupational health company and member of the supervisory board of The University of Amsterdam.
While at McKinsey, he was the lead partner on a pro-bono client engagement with Child Helpline International working closely with Jeroo Billimoria. Jeroo subsequently invited Rob to join the Board of Aflatoun as treasurer. Rob has been chairman of the Aflatoun board since September 2014.