Lord Edmiston

Founder & Chair of Trustees

Lord Robert (Bob) Edmiston is a British entrepreneur. He owns businesses in the automotive, property and finance sectors with a combined turnover of approximately £500 million and remains a non-executive director of I.M. Group Limited, the company which he founded over 40 years ago.

With a keen interest in politics, business, faith and social issues, Lord Edmiston was the Chairman of the Midlands Industrial Council until 2010. He was then introduced into the House of Lords in 2011, but has now retired to allow him more time to focus on his charitable activities.

Lord Edmiston founded Christian Vision in 1988, inspired by his faith to use his business acumen and resources to contribute to Christian ministry on a global scale. He actively determines CV’s strategic priorities and his businesses continue to fund the organisation’s projects around the world.