Richard is Group Chair of Homes for Lambeth, Chair of Local Space, Meridian Home Start and Weald Property Developments and also a Patron of Discover. Previously Richard Chaired Redrow Homes London, Orbit Homes 2020, Aldwyck Housing Group, Sage Housing Ltd and was Vice Chair of a London NHS Hospital Trust. He was also a Non Executive Director at Pinnacle PSG, Guinness Developments, Guinness Homes, Thurrock Thames Gateway Development Corporation and CityWest Homes.
Richard was Managing Director of Barratt London for 25 years and retired in 2006.
He is a Chartered Surveyor and a Fellow of the Chartered Institutes of Housing, Building, Management and Marketing etc.