On the boardStrategic Input with a Unique Perspective
Richard has a meticulous attention to detail as a board director and a unique approach and ability to look at things in a way a neurotypical person perhaps may not. He is thorough in exercising his duties to the board and will challenge the executive team in a supportive, nurturing and encouraging way. Richard can bring a unique perspective to the board of directors.
Should Richard join a board you can be assured he will embrace that responsibility in a dedicated way that is consistent with the persistence and attention to detail that drives a successful business.
Richard has experience in starting a small business and growing it through to exit. He also has the experience of contributing to the board of a multi-million pound business and contributed to this firms growth through acquisition strategy, BREXIT, and preparing for exit strategy. He has chaired the regional board for a national charity, held the post of VC for a school governing body and as a governor for an academy trust. He also sits on the board for the local Chamber of Commerce as the Vice President.
Throughout his roles on various board he takes the time to learn the business, understand the MI, and the objectives of the management team. He prepares diligently for each board meeting, and when chairing a meeting he ensures all board members have the opportunity to contribute whilst ensuring debate remains on topic and the meeting is run efficiently.
Richard’s circa 12 years working in company law and corporate governance, as well as his Entrepreneurial energy, bring great experience to any board he joins.