Robert studied at Kingston University and specialises in the re-modelling and re-use of existing buildings and spaces. After leaving Kingston with a First Class degree, he joined Powell-Tuck Associates, working on a number of highly bespoke residential projects in West London, dealing with both new build and refurbishment schemes. In 2007 Rob moved to D-raw Associates, experiencing a more specialist approach to commercial work in the retail and entertainment sectors. He delivered various retail projects for the Reiss clothing franchise in addition to restaurant projects for Bond and Brook at Fenwicks and Zizzi. He also worked on several private residential commissions during this time in and around London.