Robert Wainwright

Chair, POhWER & CEO, WWA Consultants

Biography

Family business background and dyslexic I spent most of my career working for European companies running their UK&I subsidiaries as CEO/MD, including sourcing from factories in the Far East, after taking myself back to college to gain a business degree. Also keen on outdoor activities including climbing in the Himalayas (Ama Dablam), European Alps and the UK&I, raced (sailing) in the Fastnet, Middle Sea and across the Gulf of Mexico, and played rugby at all county levels and was in the England U19 Colts squad. Now run my own business consultancy, work as a Non-Executive Director/Advisor and am Chair of the Board for a national charity, POhWER.