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Rob Nicholls

External Governor


Rob currently resides in Mid Devon having recently relocated back home to the UK after spending two decades living and working as a Chief Financial Officer and Private Investor on the West Coast of the USA. After being ‘expatriated to the United States for a large global tech company prior to the dot.com boom, he decided to remain in the USA and he and his family took dual-citizenship of the UK/USA. After deciding that 2018 might be a good time to look to return to the UK, he and his family returned to the UK, initially based in Exeter.

Being passionate about working with small and medium business in the region, Rob now assists business’s in the region as an advisor, mentor, consultant and strategic finance partner, utilising his finance and business skills to help firms, survive, grow and thrive. Rob is a Chartered Accountant and obtained an MBA from Henley Business School. Rob worked with a number of not for profits groups whilst living in the USA including as an advisor and board member to Arizona State University W P Carey School of Business and Chandler Chamber of Commerce in addition to a number of private boards of Directors and non-profit organisations.

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