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Hugh Robertson

Founder & CEO

RPM

London, UK

Hugh Robertson

Biography

Hugh Robertson is the Founder and CEO of RPM, an Independent Marketing agency founded in January 1993. Today RPM is an award-winning agency employing 160 people, working globally from its headquarters in Shepherds Bush. RPM creates multi-channel campaigns for forward-thinking and progressive clients.

Hugh is a Business Leader with the Marketing Society; Council Member of the Advertising Association; Board Director of the Marketing Agencies Association and a Trustee of the Simon King Wildlife Project. He has collaborated with RPM Ventures, investing in and mentoring start-ups like Le Col and Wild Beer.

Hugh was part of a group of 12 entrepreneurs, who walked to the North Pole and the South Pole to create awareness and raise funds for The Prince’s Trust and The Roundhouse.

Hugh Robertson’s Newsfeed

How to tackle employee absenteeism in the workplace :Real Business

It's predicted that workplace absence will cost UK businesses an estimated £21bn in lost productivity by 2020. As a business leader, you must invest in the health and wellbeing of you and your team. One of the most impressive transformations we’ve seen comes from Hugh Robertson, founder of brand experience agency at

Campaign
Thank you for the music, Red Bull

Experience creators applaud the brand as a pioneer of authentic music experiences as the 21-year-old music academy prepares to close this year. "This is a massive blow to grassroots culture" says Hugh Robertson, founder and chief executive of independent marketing agency, RPM.

Hugh Robertson’s Background

Founder & CEO
Jan 1993 - Present
London, UK
An Independent Marketing agency creating campaigns that change consumer behaviour and enhance value for their clients.
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Mosaic Group
Account and Events Manager
Apr 1990 - Jan 1993
London, UK
Working for ZGC with clients such as The Daily Telegraph, Glenfiddich and Fosters. ZGC was purchased by the Mosaic Group in 1999.

Other Business Interests

Team Member
Jan 2015 - Present
London, UK
A team of 12 successful entrepreneurs went to the North Pole and South Pole unassisted to raise awareness for The Prince's Trust and The Roundhouse, all together they have raised over £1,000,000.
Director
Sep 2012 - Present
Somerset, UK
Hugh invested and mentors the ambitious Founders, helping navigate the early stage challenges to grow the business.
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Philanthropy

Trustee
Jan 1990 - Present
Frome, UK
Responsibility as a trustee helping the charity secure funding and marketing.

Memberships

Member
Jan 2011 - Present
London, UK
The Supper Club offers events, networking opportunities and positive media exposure to the UK’s most dynamic entrepreneurs.

Hugh Robertson’s Education

1981 - 1984