Sir Robert Mond

Sir Robert Mond (1867—1938) was originally a British chemist who became director of Brunner-Mond and Company. He had a passionate interest in Egyptian archaeology and in the late 1920s and 1930s he personally financed fieldwork at Armant, led by archaeologist Oliver H. Myers. 

Portrait of Sir Robert Mond
Portrait of Sir Robert Mond. Reproduced with permission from the Egypt Exploration Society.