"Robert worked for BP for all his career in various operational, project and management roles in oil and gas exploration and production. He created and managed the Scottish Forest Alliance on behalf of BP which funded £10m of woodland creation in Scotland. He was elected to the Trust’s Board in February 2004. Robert became chair of the Board Affairs Committee in December 2009." 
- Trustee, Woodland Trust
Resources and articles
- Woodland Trust Trustees, organizational web page, accessed April 18, 2012.