Robert is a member of the HLD Europe Board of Directors.

Following a 13-year career in the Luxembourg steel industry, Robert joined a major German cement manufacturer to take charge of the prefabricated concrete division. In 2006, he carried out an MBO (management buyout) of his division, and then took it over in 2010. Active as a business angel for numerous start-ups, Robert has also run the Fedil Business Federation Luxembourg for 10 years.

Robert is also on the Board of Petroteq Energy Inc.

Robert is a graduate of Liège University and is a structural engineer.