Robert represents Bromley Common and Keston. He lives in Bromley and is a manager at Royal Mail. He has also worked in the prison service, taught at a university and worked for the railways.
Outside politics, Robert sings with his work choir, is a violinist with a local orchestra and a governor of a primary school in West Wickham. He also, enjoys cooking, quizzes and going to gym to work off the effects of the cooking.