Rob Binns has been writing for Expert Market for almost two years. After graduating with an Honours degree in Criminology from his native Wellington, New Zealand, Rob’s lust for language led him to his now insatiable appetite for finance and figures.
As resident merchant accounts expert, Rob’s flirtation with the payments industry started the day he realised he could pay for things with his iPhone. The romance blossomed, as did his portfolio; his expertise has caught the eye of sites such as Yahoo! Finance, Market Watch, and Essential Retail.
Rob brings to the team industry-specific expertise in CRM software, invoice finance, ecommerce fulfilment, and bad puns. Whether he’s scrutinising the attention span of a millennial, musing over the future of blockchain, or foretelling the extinction of high street ATMs, Rob is happiest when writing to empower and inform small businesses.
When Rob isn’t unpacking what the latest contactless trends mean for your SME, he can be found out in the field, attending industry events and conferences (most recently PayExpo 2019), as a resident writer on sites such as Startups and The Eco Experts, or contributing to the SAP community.
Otherwise, you’ll find him in the nearest sunny spot – with existentialist literature in one hand and a cold beer in the other. On cooler days he cycles, or shamelessly shares runs on Strava.
And on rainy days, you might catch him at the gym. One day he’ll be able to do a one-handed push up.