Robin Traill is a retired Chartered Accountant who qualified in 1976. During his time in the profession, he spent a total of some eighteen months working in Dhofar, first arriving in late 1972. The firm for which he worked was auditing, on behalf of the Omani Ministry of Defence, the cost applications from various construction companies. In 1978 he left the profession and worked in industry for several international engineering companies. Robin continued with his travelling, initially and up until 1982 he made regular trips along the Southern Gulf: the UAE, Kuwait, and Saudi Arabia. Subsequent overseas assignments were to the USA, Canada, Hong Kong and Thailand.
Since joining the Society in 2009, Robin has been a regular attendee of the Society events.