Personal Profile

Robin Branson has a PhD from Sydney University, Australia for which his research focused on bilateral industrial symbiosis.

He has an MBA from the University of New South Wales, Australia and a BSc.(Hons) in Civil Engineering from Imperial College, University of London.

Robin has experience in consulting engineering; in commercial property development; in international banking; in merchant banking and running his own building renovation business. He is a founding committee member of the Australian Industrial Ecology Network, established in 2009 to promote industrial ecology generally in Australia.

He was a founding committee member of the Kensington Club, established in 1988 to foster business opportunities between industry and the University of NSW.

For 18 years Robin was a guest lecturer in business and economics at the School of Optometry, University of New South Wales and since 2007 has lectured in postgraduate courses at Sydney University on industrial ecology, industrial symbiosis, political ecology and regulation.