Richard has a BSc in Land Management from Reading University. Immediately before joining Hanover Fox, Richard held senior strategy and business development roles within the sugar and agriculture divisions of Associated British Foods, divisions whose operations span the UK and overseas. Prior to this he was a consultant at KPMG advising a range of public and private European clients on key issues including growth strategy, acquisitions and disposals, and operational improvement. Richard has also worked in consumer goods marketing at Procter & Gamble in the UK, and was an officer in The Royal Gurkha Rifles.
Richard is responsible for his family’s farming and property business. He also enjoys sailing and country sports.