Robert Williams MBE
Chairman, WRW Construction Limited
Robert is the founder and Chairman of Welsh SME WRW Construction Ltd. Robert founded the company 33 years ago, commencing the business from his home in 1985. A former college lecturer in Construction Methodology, Robert has previously sat on numerous CITB and government related forums and boards. WRW Construction has played a pivotal role in numerous community projects throughout Wales and the South West and they continue to support apprenticeships, together with the skill enhancement of construction workers through its National Skills Academy for Construction (NSAfC). Robert was awarded his MBE in 2013 for services to training and skills in the construction industry.
Contractual relationship: As a Levy-registered business, WRW accesses grants for training and upskilling its workforce and employing apprentices.
WRW are members of Carmarthenshire Construction Training Association Ltd (CCTAL) and have been involved in Cyfle shared apprenticeship scheme since 1965 its inception, both of which benefit from CITB financial support. WRW have been awarded National Skills Academy for Construction status across a number of its projects and receives associated funding from CITB.
WRW have also been awarded funding to lead a CITB commissioned funded project on experiential learning in collaboration with a range of partners.