Richard’s focus is providing strategic Human Resources advice and support to CEOs and heads of HR. As an independent consultant, he brings experience of European HR leadership positions in Cadbury Schweppes, Quaker Oats and ACNielsen, where ‘sitting at the top table’ he worked on developing and implementing innovative and effective HR strategies. His belief in the need for HR to deliver real business value and to be aligned with business objectives continues to be his passion in his consulting work, where he has been involved in a wide range of assignments for global and European organisations.
In addition to his consulting and FWF support, Richard spends part of his time on pro-bono coaching, helping young people with career advice and also people experiencing problems at work. He also holds Advisory Board positions in associated businesses where his all round business experience adds value. He is an accomplished Conference presenter and has chaired the Richmond UK and European HR Forum.
Richard, who is now based in London, spent sixteen years in Brussels and five years in Dublin. Living in London allows him to indulge his passion for Arsenal football club, where he is a season ticket holder.
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