Our Chief Executive
Richard became part-time Chief Executive of the Forum in July 2020. Trained as a production manager he has worked and volunteered for much of his career in the voluntary sector. He is a seasoned director with a wealth of experience in charities, social enterprises, and subsidiary companies.
Working at both a strategic and tactical level with a focus on collaboration, Richard was Director of Enterprise at NCVO, following 18 years as a Director at the conservation charity BTCV. In 1986, he founded a youth enterprise charity Business Launchpad and is currently a trustee of RVS and the London Welsh Centre.