Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Who's Who. © Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Who's Who for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Andrew, Christopher Robert, (Rob) free

MBE 1995

Born 18 Feb. 1963 m 1989, Sara (marr. diss. 2014); three d

Chief Executive, Sussex Cricket, since 2017


Barnard Castle; St John’s Coll., Cambridge (BA 1985; M-A 1989; Rugby blue, cricket blue)


MRICS (ARICS 1988). Chartered surveyor with Debenham, Tewson & Chinnocks, until 1995; Develt Dir, Newcastle RFC, then Dir of Rugby, Newcastle Falcons, 1995–2006; Elite Rugby Dir, 2006–11, Operations Dir, 2011, Professional Rugby Dir, 2011–16, RFU. Played for: Nottingham RFC, 1984–87; Wasps FC, 1987–91, 1992–96; Toulouse RFC, 1991–92; Barbarians RFC, and Newcastle RFC, 1996–99; England, 1985–97 (71 caps); World Cup team 1987, 1991, 1995; Grand Slam side, 1991, 1992, 1995; British Lions tour, Australia, 1989, NZ 1993


A Game and a Half, 1994; Rugby, The Game of My Life: battling for England in the professional era, 2017


Sussex Cricket Ltd, 1st Central County Ground, Eaton Road, Hove BN3 3AN