Chief Officer, Rolls Royce

Keith Robson

Keith is currently at Rolls Royce undertaking his second interim assignment as Group Head of Talent, Leadership Development, OD and TA while a permanent hire is found. This follows an interim assignment at Aviva which was initially for 6 months – later extended to 8 – to help to onboard the permanent hire. Prior to Aviva Keith enjoyed a 5 month career break having left eBay in May 2015.

Before joining eBay Keith worked in Dubai responsible for all Talent, Leadership Development and Learning   activity for Barclays’ Emerging Markets business – 14 countries across Africa, SE Asia and the Middle East with18,000 employees. Prior to Barclays he was the Learning and Organisational Effectiveness Executive for Bank of America’s International business with oversight of all Talent, Leadership Development, OD and Learning activity based in London covering EMEA & Asia. Key focus was Talent     Management and Leadership Development at senior levels leveraging USA based programmes, processes and resources and adapting them for local use.