Chairman, BlueVoyant International
Robert holds a deep background in cybersecurity & conflict, currently serving as the Chairman of BlueVoyant International. With over 20 years of public service, he held the position as Prime Minister, Tony Blair’s, Security Adviser & Principal Adviser in the Northern Ireland Peace Process. He was awarded the US Intelligence Distinguished Public Service Medal and was honoured for his services to the UK National Security by Queen Elizabeth.
Robert was previously the director of UK’s largest intelligence & security agency, the GCHQ. At his time there, he forefronted the UK’s National Cybersecurity Centre and pioneered the Active Cyber Defense program.