Robin Budenberg | The Crown Estate

Robin Budenberg

Chairman, Non-Executive Board Member and First Commissioner

Robin took up the post of Chairman of The Crown Estate on 1 August 2016.

Key strengths

  • Finance
  • Leadership
  • Strategic overview
  • Governance


Robin has advised companies on strategy and governance throughout his career. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Law from the University of Exeter. He was awarded a CBE in 2015 for his services to the taxpayer and the economy.

External appointments 

Robin is currently London Chairman of Centerview Partners and a Non-Executive Director for The Charity Bank Ltd and the Big Society Trust. He is also a Trustee of the Adam Rogers Trust, and Director of Boxted Developments and JDR Developments. Robin is the former Chairman and Chief Executive of UK Financial Investments Ltd (UKFI).

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