Bob first worked in the music business establishing the label Fast Product. This brought Human League and the Mekons to prominence in the post-punk era of the late seventies. He went on to manage abc and Heaven 17 through the eighties. He has worked as a music supervisor on numerous films including Orlando, Little Voice and Chocolat. He produced the key documentary series The Century of Cinema including A Personal Journey Through American Cinema with Martin Scorsese. He produced Terence Davies’ House of Mirth starring Gillian Anderson. Recently he was executive producer on Davies’ Sunset Song, to be released in December. He was also producer of the Oscar nominated animation The Illusionist, which won the European Film Award for Best Animation in 2010.