Robbin was educated in the Isle of Man. On leaving the education system she joined a local firm of Advocates, working in the Conveyance Department.
Subsequently Robbin worked for an international trustee company, stock brokers and clearing bank, gaining a broad range of experience in the financial services sector.
In 1995 Robbin assisted David with the establishment of Sterling and continues to provide invaluable support and assistance to the company.
A chat with Robbin
When you were growing up, what did you want to be?
I grew up on a farm so assumed that would be my job when I was older
If you could give a younger version of yourself some advice what would it be?
I would tell a younger version of myself to calm down it’s OK just trust yourself
What makes you happy?
My happiest time is when I am with my family at home
What are your best qualities and worst habits?
My good quality is probably my love of reading and learning new things my worst is that I do it too much
Name 5 guests dead or alive you would invite to a dinner party?
My five guests would be my Mum and Dad, Richard III I have so many questions to ask him, Tom Hanks because he is brilliant and Terry Pratchett, he had one of the most amazing minds and I could listen to his stories all evening. As it’s my invite that it will be at my house so David, my husband would be there too, my favourite dinner partner.
If you could change one law what would it be?
If I could change a law I would ensure greater animal protection laws especially agricultural animals they should all be free range. I would stop factory farming
Favorite TV programme?
Favourite TV programme is Friday Night Dinner at the moment also Father Ted, Blackadder and have I got news for you. I love good comedy
Favorite meal ?
Favourite meal is either a roast beef dinner, cheese chips and gravy or a cheese and pickle sandwich
Favourite smell is Chanel no5 or the sea
What was the first concert you attended?
First concert was probably Brotherhood of Mann in seaside special TV show down in Port Erin
Can you change the oil in a car?
Can’t change the oil in my car but can change a wheel
If you could have a super power what would it be?
If I had a superpower it would be to apparate from the Harry Potter books. Just appear wherever you want to be without travel
If you won the lottery, what is the first thing you would buy?
If I won the lottery the first thing I would buy is a family trip to Florida. They would never forgive me if I didn’t
If you could time travel, which era would you visit?
If I could go back in time I would travel to 1470s during the War of the Roses I am fascinated by that period of history.
What is the first record you bought?
Changes David Bowie
Describe yourself in 3 words?
Three words that describe me are quiet, individual and contrary