Rob Cooke is a Director at Natural England where he contributes to the leadership of the organisation.
Natural England is a Non-Departmental Public Body. It is the Government’s adviser in both the marine and terrestrial environments which includes nature conservation, access and landscape, and is a statutory consultee on these matters.
Rob’s current role is Director for EU Transition where he stands over Natural England’s advice to Government on matters relating to exiting the EU.
Previously Rob has worked on biodiversity policy, environmental legislation, site designation, landscape scale delivery and sustainable development issues.
Rob has worked in the environmental sector for over 30 years in both policy implementation and operational roles.