Bob joined Hanover in August 2016 and has overall responsibility for the IT and Portfolio & Change functions. This encompasses technology strategy and delivery together with effective programme and project management in support of our operational activities.
Bob is an experienced IT leader with an extensive international background in setting and delivering IT strategies and change programmes across differing geographies and cultures, with global IT accountability for up to 40 countries. He spent over 30 years in the pharmaceutical industry primarily with GlaxoSmithKline, latterly as Vice President for IT Europe Areas.
For the last nine years Bob has worked in a CIO/IT Director capacity in the not for profit sector. Prior to joining Hanover he held positions with CfBT Education Trust and Marie Stopes International. In both organisations he established and implemented IT strategies and major change programmes to transition their IT functions into a business aligned global solutions provider.