Richard serves as Chairman of Seneca Property having also been an original partner, and now CEO, of Seneca Partners, the founding member of the Seneca group of companies.
He qualified as a chartered accountant with KPMG in 2003. He worked for KPMG for over five years, initially in their audit business and latterly in their corporate recovery division working on financial and operational restructurings and formal insolvencies. In 2007, Richard joined NM Rothschild’s leveraged finance team in Manchester before joining Cenkos Fund Managers in June 2008. During his time with Cenkos he was the manager of a £60m pre-IPO investment fund. Richard has extensive experience of flotations, fundraisings, mergers, acquisitions and restructurings and holds a BSc (Hons) in Mathematics from the University of Birmingham.