Richard leads the Fund’s finance, operations and information technology teams. He is a member of the senior management team and chairs the Fund’s Operations Committee, which is responsible for reviewing the use of Fund resources. He works closely with trustees on the Investment Committee, the Facilities and Estates Committee, and the Audit and Risk Committee.
Richard joined the Fund in 2015. He previously worked at the Royal College of Surgeons, initially as director of finance and IT and subsequently as chief executive. He has more than 25 years’ experience in senior finance and other management roles across a range of sectors and organisations, including roles based in the United States, Japan and Singapore. He qualified as a chartered accountant in 1986.