Robert Snook – IBIS Conference Moderator

Robert has extensive 360 degree collision industry experience in apprentice, technician, management, Director and business owner level roles in both blue chip corporate and private companies, during which time he has supplied, grown, invested in, acquired and transformed bodyshops.

Starting out as an Apprentice, he rose to senior technician where he managed paint shops before being approached by Spies Hecker, joining as a technical demonstrator. He rose to National Sales Manager, UK and Ireland in 10 years, before choosing to leave the corporate life.

A three year term in multi brand distribution included opening new branches and doubling the geographic footprint of the business.

Robert is now a business owner of four businesses, one of which is MG Cannon, a multi award winning bodyshop group in the UK, that is built on a retail customer model and holds 34 manufacturer brand approvals including Tesla, Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Volkswagen Group.

He has a successful track record of leading businesses and teams to achieve and exceed both their own objectives and industry benchmarks. These achievements are recognised in the honours and awards his businesses and teams have won and continue to win today.

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