Global Business Manager - Refrigeration,
Robert is the Global Business Manager (Refrigeration) for Honeywell Refrigerants. Robert began his working life in the Installation & Service of Refrigeration and Air Conditioning equipment in North Queensland and now has over 36 years’ experience in the refrigeration industry. He moved from the tools into a career in Technical Sales and then Product and Marketing Management in Heat Exchangers, working for Kirby Refrigeration. In 1997, Robert moved to the UK where he worked as a Product Manager for a major refrigeration wholesaler NRS / Climate Center for about 8 years, before progressing to a position as Sales Director (UK & Ireland) for compressor manufacturer Emerson Climate Technologies (Copeland) where he worked for 7 years. His current role with Honeywell Refrigerants began in April 2012, where he has been responsible for the introduction and commercialisation of lower GWP, HFC & HFO refrigerants, with a primary focus in the Food Retail / Supermarket sector. His interests outside of work include cycling, golf, travel, photography, wine and reading.