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Robie Uniacke

Robie Uniacke

Robie Uniacke born 9th March 1961 in Windsor, England, is a British Businessperson, who is best known as the long-time partner of English actress Rosamund Pike

Early Life

Robie was born on 9th March 1961 and raised in Windsor in England by his parents. His Father's name is Robie David Corbett Uniacke, while his mother’s name is Jennifer Sally Cunningham. He grew up with his siblings, Camilla Alexander Uniackle, and half-sibling from his father’s side, Caspar John Uniacke and Kate Uniacke.

At a very early age, he showed interest in Math, solving tasks and problems faster than his peers.

He attended a high school in Windsor, then the private Eton College. He later graduated with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics in 1983 from the university.

Personal

Robie started dating actress Rosamund Pike in 2009 after the two met at a party. They dated for three years before Rosamund gave birth to their son Solo in May 2012. They welcomed their second son Atom in December 2014, and the family of four is living together in England.

Robie was married to 30-year-old Emma Howard (Emma is the daughter of the late Earl of Carlisle) in 1983 at the age of 22. They were blessed with a son from this relationship, Robie Jonjo Uniacke. However, their relationship did not last long and ended with divorce (1988). They went through rehabilitation due to severe heroin addiction.

He later married Rose Batstone, who is an interior designer.

They had three children (Florence Uniacke, Hector Uniacke, Olive Uniacke).

This relationship also didn’t last for a lifetime.

Moreover, his daughter Olive is good friends with Daniel Radcliffe, the ‘Harry Potter’ star.

Rosamund was also in several relationships before she began dating Robie.

She was dating an actor Simon Woods for two years before he came out as gay and married Christopher Bailey. She went on to date Joe Wright who is an executive in Hollywood, and the two were together for four years and were even engaged before splitting in 2008.

Robie is a big fan of travelling and has been all around the world, while his favorite country is China, he has learned to speak Mandarin Chinese and is teaching his children how to speak it as well.

He has been interested in the film industry and Hollywood since he launched his career as a businessman, and his favorite actresses are Emma Watson and Angelina Jolie

He enjoys watching action and science fiction movies the most, including “Lara Croft: Tomb Raider” and “Beauty and the Beast”.

He is very keen on listening to music and has been an old-school rocker since his teenager years, having grown up listening to rock bands such as Aerosmith, Scorpions (band), and Guns N' Roses.

Problem with Drugs

Robie has been fighting with his drug addiction for years.

Both he and his first wife Emma Howards were addicted to heroin, and this was allegedly the reason behind their divorce, they tried going to rehabilitation centers which did not help.

It appears that Robie has recently become ‘clean’, and is not using any drugs anymore.

Career

Robie Uniacke is a British businessman and mathematicalresearcher who is best known as the long-time partner of English actress Rosamund Pike of 'Gone Girl' fame.

Rosamund Pike has time and again credited Robie Uniacke’s ‘astute mind' for helping her focus on her career and shape the way she approaches her characters.

The actress admires him for his "wit, intelligence and irreverence" and has also credited him for making her fearless.

He is a businessman in charge of three companies in 2008, He later established the IT consultancy company, Pale Fire Ltd, in 2010.

However, the company was declared insolvent and was subsequently dissolved in 2016.

He worked for several consultancy and finance companies before launching his own Pale Fire Ltd.

information technology (IT) company in 2010, and served on its board of directors.

The company went bankrupt in 2016 and was closed in the same year after several investigations were conducted, it was revealed that he failed to pay taxes of around $250,000 to Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC), while he also occasionally took large amounts of money from his company’s account using the business money for his own personal needs.

He admitted to the accusations and was fired from his position as the company’s director.

Robie has been through many controversies.

There was a controversy that he was a drug addict previously and taken to rehabs several times.

However, in the present time, he is not part of any controversy.

In 2018, he was banned from his position in the company for four years.

He had to deal with this situation after he failed to pay $250k to the taxman.

Just as Rosamund’s new film ‘Entebbe’ hit the theatres in May 2018, he, unfortunately, got entangled into financial issues.

Furthermore, Robie also admitted to not paying to HMRC since July 2012, although he received £260,508 in his account during the next couple years.

Moreover, he used £144,060 of that money for his personal use, £10,514 on mobile phones, and £25,154 on other payments and bank charges.

These are all according to his own statement.

Net Worth

His net worth is over $500,000 while his wife Rosamund’s net worth is over $9 million.

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