Robert joined Datalink in 2016 after 10 years working for an oil and gas well logging company. He has a wide range of experience designing electronic hardware and firmware for projects in the commercial, industrial and government sectors. He qualified from Aston University in 1999 with a MEng Degree in Electronics Systems Engineering. His key skills include control and digital signal processing with FPGAs using VHDL, high temperature electronics, analogue circuit design and embedded software development. He has worked on all aspects of the design process, from initial concept and requirements identification through to mature product support.