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Professor Robert Carroll

Bachelor of Pharmacy (Kings College London), MBA (Bradford)
Professor of Practice - Venture Capital and Private Equity

Division: Haydn Green Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Centre/Institute: The Haydn Green Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Tel: +44 (0) 115 8466860
Location: C16 (Ingenuity Centre Building, Jubilee Campus)

Rob is a Director of Catapult Ventures and chairs Catapult's four Investment Committees. Prior to September 2013, Rob was Managing Director of Catapult, which he started in October 1999.

He previously worked at 3i plc in Leicester and London and ECI in the Midlands. Rob is a Non-Executive Director of Replay Limited in Newark and Open Go Sim in Nottingham. He is also a consultant to and angel investor in Ekkosense Ltd.

He has lectured at Nottingham University Business School since 2011 in Venture Capital and Private Equity and was appointed Honorary Professor in August 2013 and Professor of Practice in July 2016. Rob is an honours graduate with an Upper Second Class Honours degree in Pharmacy from Kings College, London.

He holds an MBA from Bradford University Management School. He also holds an NLP practitioner qualification from the International NLP Trainers Association.

Administrative Roles
Ingenuity Lab Mentoring


Nottingham University Business School

Jubilee Campus

telephone: +44 (0) 115 846 6602
fax: +44 (0) 115 846 6667