South West Managing Partner UK City Strategies
Richard the South West Managing Partner UK City Strategies with responsibility for accelerating growth in London and selected core cities.
Richard is a Chartered Civil Engineer and has worked with a multitude of commercial developer, retail and Corporate Real Estate clients. More recently, Richard has also led
commissions with clients in Education and Government. Richard is currently working with the West of England LEP through involvement in their Construction and Property Sector Group and has been a member of the LEP Investment Award Panel, responsible for analysing, verifying and allocating Regional Growth Fund bids.
Richard is currently working with Bristol City Council, the City Deal Property Board and other public sector stakeholders to pursue the One Public Sector initiative across the city region, with the aim of unlocking land for growth and driving efficiency across the stakeholder group.
Richard has established a growing renewables energy business across the South West region, focussing on off shore wind, carbon reduction and delivering large programmes of solar PV.
When not working, Richard enjoys a variety of outdoor activities and in particular sailing, cycling and walking.