Gary Robinson

PhD Student
Research unit
Social and Economic Geography


Gary Robinson is a doctoral researcher at Ghent University, the University of Luxembourg, and the Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER). He is working on the FINWEBS project (INTER/FWO/16/11312037/FinWebs) which explores the role of agency in interconnecting international financial centres. Within this project, Gary's PhD research looks at FinTech innovations and financial infrastructure, specifically international payments. Gary completed a BA at the Dublin Institute of Technology (Ireland) before graduating from the University of Sussex (UK) with an MA in Global Political Economy. He has previously worked as Assistant Professor in the International College at the University of Suwon (South Korea), as Academic Technologist in the Politics and International Studies (PAIS) department at the University of Warwick (UK), and had a prior career in the IT sector.