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Robert Marshall FRAeS


After attaining a 1st Class degree in engineering at Cambridge University, Robert spent time in the USA as a Scientific Research Associate with Lockheed Martin. Robert joined the Group in 1994 taking on roles in each of the businesses. In 2010 he became Chief Operating Officer and in 2012 was appointed Chief Executive Officer. Robert retains his focus on engineering, education and training as well as the purpose, vision and strategy of the Group.

Appointed to Board: 2000  
CEO: 2012

Committee membership

  • Nomination

Current external appointments

  • Chairman of Vantage Power Ltd
  • Non-executive director of EEF Ltd

Key former appointments

  • Chairman of Marshall Motor Holdings
  • Chairman of Marshall Land Systems
  • Project director at Marshall Aerospace