John Robinson

John RobinsonJohn retired from a senior post at NATO headquarters after a successful career in the RAF and merged second careers in both international trade and higher-level teaching at a number of East Midlands colleges and universities where he taught all the Institute’s qualifications.

As the Education Secretary of the East Midlands branch of the Institute of Export, John was appointed to the Professional Qualifications and Examinations Board of the Institute on its inception.

After a brief role as vice-chairman, he took on the role of Chairman of the renamed Academic Board in 2007 and has been at the head of all recent educational developments, including the Foundation degree. He was elected a Fellow in 2011.