Now developing Veolia’s waste business in Saudi Arabia, Robert is a waste management industry professional with over twenty year’s progressive experience within the hazardous waste, remediation and environmental services industry- most notably in the petrochemical, oil & gas, pharmaceutical and industrial sectors. As a native of Scotland, UK, Robert completed a Higher Diploma in Chemistry at Glasgow Caledonian University in 1985 before being elected as a member of The Royal Society of Chemistry. He began his career in Aberdeen with multinational waste management company Waste Management Inc. specialising in services related to the offshore oil industry. Since then he has worked in a variety of management level positions within SME’s and leading waste management organisations in the UK, Ireland and the United States. Key areas of expertise include advising on legislative compliance, site auditing, as well as hazardous waste identification, transportation and disposal. Robert is experienced in the project management of large scale industrial works including tank and vessel cleaning, soil remediation and oil sludge treatment/ recycling.