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Robert Weller & Associates Pty Ltd

Robert Weller (BSc (Hons), MBA, CMC, FAICD, MGMA.


Robert Weller is the Managing Director of Robert Weller & Associates Pty Ltd. He has over thirty years’ experience in sales, marketing, management, and consulting. Robert has improved outcomes for companies such as ICI (UK); Orica; Unilever (National Starch and Chemical) and Nalco Chemical in Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, and China. Robert has particular interests and special expertise in Water Chemistry, Surface, and Surface Coating Technology.


Robert has completed over fifteen strategic assignments for multinational chemical corporations around the world and has implemented in excess of eight strategic plans in more than six countries for new markets and new products. He co-developed and launched his first product in 1977. It became a leading product worldwide. He has been involved in the development and commercialisation of more than twenty-five new products since then.


Robert is experienced in implementing world-class programs for new product commercialisation; quality; safety; health; industrial and business strategy.


Qualifications include a B Sc. (Hons) and an MBA. Robert has achieved the internationally recognized qualification of Certified Management Consultant (CMC). He has completed the AICD Company Director’s Course, and he is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Robert is an Associate of the Australian Industrial Research Group and the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering. He is a Volunteer Business Mentor under the Commercialisation Australia Program and an accredited AUSTRADE "Going International" Consultant. Robert was the former president of GMAA (7 years).


Robert Weller & Associates is a Tailored Advisory Service provider under the Enterprise Connect Programme. RWA are approved consultants with the Department of Agriculture Fisheries and Forestry.


As an Innovation Consultant, Robert’s main interest lies in providing a practical advisory service, with an international perspective, tailored to client needs and the role of Non-Executive Director.

Robert was the former president of Graduate Management Association of Australia (7 years) and has served on Industry Associations such as The Paint Manufacturers Association; the Surface Coating Association of Australia ( Vic) ; the Chemical Traders and Importers Association; and the Scout Association ( District)


Robert is a Board member of Rural Industry Training & Extension Ltd and Nillumbik Community Health Service Ltd.


Robert’s expertise lies in:

• Raising capital via proposals to banks, government grant schemes, or investors
• Non- Executive Board positions
• Commercialising new products, start-ups, technology spin-offs
• Implementing Innovation Culture & Strategy

• Grants
• Professional Non-Executive Director
• Professional Board adviser
• Raised over $30 million for projects valued over $70 million via proposals to banks, government grant schemes, or investors

Expert in:
• Implementing Innovation Culture & Strategy
• Establishing Cross-Functional Teams
• Commercializing new products, start-ups, technology spin-offs
• Applying Product Technology

Contact Info
03 9431 3788
03 9431 5588
26 Stanhope Street
Eltham VIC 3095
ABN: 49 101 913 348