Rob has an extensive background of 25 plus years in the New Zealand and Australian broadcasting industries. In the early 80s, he pioneered commercial FM radio in both Australia and New Zealand. Being an owner, operator and consultant of many radio properties, small and large, Rob has a solid base of general business and marketing knowledge from an industry that is very dependent on 'people performance'.
After selling his radio interests in the early 90s, Rob decided to go back to school! Over 5 years of full-time study he gained a BA in Business Psychology and a MA(Hons) in Industrial & Organisational Psychology from Massey University – specialising in workplace personality.
His interests lie in assessment for employee selection, development and performance management (especially sales people) and the psychology of influence and Persuasion.
He is an accomplished seminar and conference speaker.
Rob is Managing Director of AssessSystems Aust/NZ Ltd. AssessSystems was established in 2000 and has a team of 4 consultants.