Richard Evans

Head of Press and Public Affairs

Richard heads the press and public affairs team, which is responsible for securing media coverage for the Fund’s work, monitoring parliamentary activity and maintaining relationships with stakeholders.

Before joining the Fund in 2016, Richard was head of campaigns for the Post Office and before that was at Diabetes UK, first as head of media and then as director of communications. He has also worked in communications roles for World Cancer Research Fund and for two London councils, after starting his career as a journalist in the local and regional press.