Robert Downing


HR training for managers, independent HR support for businesses, employment law, outplacement support and mediation

Robert is a Chartered Member of the CIPD and specialises in the provision of employee relations services, including policy development, recruitment, performance management, coaching, mentoring, discipline and grievance, and mediation. He also delivers training to line managers in legal compliance matters and policies that improve underlying business performance.


He has worked both nationally and internationally in a range of sectors including IT, business process outsourcing, charities, social housing, care & social welfare and the NHS.


Robert’s style is very much tailored to the needs of the client and he goes out of his way to get to know their business, their goals and what they are seeking to achieve. He is calm, friendly and pragmatic and aims to build excellent relationships with those he works with.

Interesting facts about Robert

He lives in Worcester with his partner, cat and three chickens. He plays the oboe and cor anglais to diploma level, and also has a weird fascination for old Eastern European cars!

Looking forward to this event, we promise to make it engaging and though provoking.