Robert Webb joined Rolls-Royce in January 2012 as General Counsel. Rob was called to the Bar in 1971 and appointed Queens Counsel in 1988. He was General Counsel at British Airways leading the Legal and Risk organisation between 1998 and 2009. Most recently he has operated as the Chairman of Autonomy Corporation and BBC Worldwide. He also holds Non-Executive Director positions with the London Stock Exchange and Holdingham Group Limited.