Dr Robert Harwood
Robert joined CPL in 2002 to significantly strengthen the Company’s capabilities in financial and market analysis. He has worked on over 150 engagements on topics such as ‘healthy’ ingredients, acquisition strategies and trans-Atlantic partnerships covering topics such as fine chemicals, soluble fibres, bulking agents and unusually, intra-ocular lenses.
Before that Robert spent five years in new product development and regulatory work with Charles River, a contract research laboratory. Robert did his MBA at Edinburgh University, his PhD at the University of Southampton and his BSc at Imperial College, University of London. He has completed the Oxford Private Equity Programme at Saïd Business School, University of Oxford.