Rob Starr

Rob is a director within UHY’s corporate finance team in London and although has extensive experience across a diverse range of businesses and sectors, he specialises in technology.

He previously worked in a similar role for a Big 4 firm in London and Russia and has also held strategic and corporate development (M&A) roles within global corporates and with a background and training in engineering, technology and industry.

Rob also has his own experience as a business owner, having run his own corporate finance and business strategy consultancy for a number of years providing support to many technology-led businesses.

During his 20 years of corporate experience, Rob has worked on over 250 transactions, including international corporate acquisitions, debt and funding provision, accelerated sale and restructurings and public-to-private sales.

His focus is on technology companies whether early-stage or mature businesses, and he has a strong interest in blockchain, AI, IoT and their application to key UK tech sectors such as fintech, medtech, autonomous vehicles, cybersecurity and more broadly in manufacturing and service sectors.

In his spare time, Rob enjoys outdoor sports and activities, travelling, and spending time with his family; he has two daughters to keep him on his toes.