Rob is a Senior Economist with over 20 years’ experience in quantitative economic research, modelling and analysis. Rob has extensive experience analysing regional economies, labour markets, immigration and the tertiary education sector in New Zealand, the UK and in Australia.
Rob is spearheading the development of our new skills product, the Regional Skills Outlook, which provides insights into the skills pipeline and future skill needs across regions and sectors. The Regional Skills Outlook could help inform the work of Regional Skills Leadership Groups, Workforce Development Councils, Te Pūkenga – New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology and other key players in the new RoVE landscape. Rob also has expertise in carrying out workforce environmental scans to inform workforce development strategies.
Rob has an MSc in Economics from Warwick University and a BA (Hons, 1st class) in Economics from the University of the West of England.
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