Robin heads the Business Development drive at Production Park for XPLOR – the world’s first research & innovation centre for entertainment technology and production, developing capacity for their Centre for Virtual Production based in Yorkshire.
An accomplished and award-winning digital sector specialist, he has heaps of experience in the creative, digital, and broadcast screen industries. Prior to joining Production Park, he was Industry Development Manager/Executive Producer at the University of York, and previously worked across the BBC within R&D, and creative marketing functions piloting and innovating with digital in products and campaigns.
With an insatiable appetite for technology and innovation, Robin maintains a focus not only on the technological advancements of the industry but also on the ways technology may play a part in editorialising or curating content for consumption. Driven by innovation and advancements within the entertainment sector, he has a special interest in Virtual Production, and previously devised and developed a screen industry-funded support programme for business growth in this field.