Robert joined the PPA Executive Committee in September 2013 to specifically focus on off-road cycling initiatives. He resigned from the committee in June 2015, and was appointed as PPA’s first CEO as of August 2015.
Robert is passionate about cycling and the safety of cyclists, both on-road and off-road. He started the Table Mountain Bikers group and is actively involved in the Table Mountain MTB Forum.
Robert has completed several ABSA Cape Epic tours; the Cape Rouleur, the Coronation Double Century and many more. He has completed 10 Cape Town Cycle Tours (previously the Cape Argus Pick n Pay Cycle Tour), having done his first one in 2003. He often cycles to work from the City Bowl to Kenilworth, to meetings or to just go and have a cup of coffee.