Richard began his career in financial services in 2012 working for national IFA Chase de Vere before moving to Lift-Financial. Richard joined RSMR in May 2020, immediately prior to which he worked for independent wealth manager Torevell & Partners (formerly Dewhurst Torevell) across several roles including Head of Investment Research. This involved conducting face-to-face meetings with fund managers, carrying out investment research and contributing to asset allocation and fund selection as part of the Investment Committee. He also has extensive experience as a paraplanner and a pension transfer specialist, building bespoke investment solutions for high net worth individuals, trusts and charities.

Richard is a Chartered Financial Planner, a Fellow of the Personal Finance Society and holds the Investment Management Certificate. He graduated from the University of Manchester with a master’s degree in Mathematics.

In his spare time Richard enjoys long distance running, playing football and spending time with his partner and children.