Rob Hunter

Director of Strategy

Rob is Strategic Investment Director at the Finance Wales Group, leading on future fundraising and strategic planning.

A public finance specialist, Rob has held a number of high profile roles at the Ministry of Defence where he was the lead accountant on the creation and sale of QinetiQ plc as well as the creation of the Defence Science and Technology Laboratories.

He later joined the Welsh European Finance Office as Finance and Programme Director before becoming Director of Finance for the Welsh Government’s Department for Economy Science and Transport.  He has been closely involved in bidding for funds including the Wales SME Investment, Property Development and Capital Growth Funds.

A fully qualified Management Accountant, Rob has also been a member of the Department for Economy Science and Transport’s investment panel for the Wales Economic Growth Fund and has also undertaken various directorship roles, including being Chair of the Cardiff Airport Holding Company.

Rob Hunter