Rob is Manager, General Insurance at the Association of British Insurers. He has responsibility for managing the UK insurance industry’s policy development in a number of key general insurance areas including civil justice, whiplash, liability, young drivers and credit hire. This includes leading the ABI’s work on the current reforms to the whiplash claims system, Noise Induced Hearing Loss and the ABI’s work on the CMA’s private motor insurance investigation. He was previously a Policy Adviser at the ABI, focusing on young driver road safety, whiplash, credit hire and the ABI’s work in Northern Ireland. Rob joined the ABI in 2011 from the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) where he was a Senior Policy Adviser, lobbying and influencing policy on a number of issues, ranging from energy to employment law. Rob holds an MSc in Public Policy and Management from the London School of Economics (LSE) and an MSc in European Policy and Business Management from Birkbeck University.