Rob was born in Winchester and studied for his degree and diploma at the Plymouth School of Architecture. He graduated in 2003 and received an award for his final year diploma project. Rob also has a post-graduate diploma in landscape design.
Rob completed his Part 3 studies in 2007 and joined Walters & Cohen in 2008, becoming an Associate Director in 2012. He led three primary school projects for the London Borough of Havering and ran the multi award-winning Regent High School for four years. Rob is currently working on Newnham College, Cambridge.