After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in 1986, Robert gained experience with a National Practice and spent some time in industry before joining William Duncan + Co as a Partner in 1994.

Since then Robert has moved up the ranks and became Managing Partner of the Firm in 2008. Robert’s real passion in the business is in the business coaching and strategic planning role that he is involved in with many of his clients. He also has an enthusiastic interest in developing IT solutions both for clients and for the Firm.

As a farmer’s son, he still enjoys his involvement in advising the many agricultural clients that is in his portfolio. Away from the office, Robert is a regular spectator at Ayr Rugby Club.