Kent, Surrey and Sussex Academic Health Science Networks (AHSNs)
Rob is the Head of Innovation and Research in KSS AHSN and has responsibility for developing and implementing activities to support better engagement and collaboration between industry and the health system. Rob has a predominantly NHS acute sector, teaching hospital managerial experience. He has supported improvement activities across a range of clinical and support services.
More recently he supported the South East Coast Strategic Health Authority in a range of responsibilities including management of the Regional Innovation Fund, leading local and supporting other Small Business Research Initiatives and developing closer working relationships with industry and academia.
Rob supported the development of the Academic Health Science Network policy and the Kent, Surrey and Sussex AHSN proposal. He is a Board member of South East Health Technologies Alliance and recently completed his Masters in Health Care Management.