Richard joined Finance Earth in 2019 and is responsible for managing our ongoing relationship and a diverse range of projects with RSPB.
Richard’s background is in corporate finance across M&A and capital markets in the UK and Asia. He started his professional career in London, initially as a Chartered Accountant at BDO, and then in Corporate Finance at both BDO and Smith & Williamson, with a focus on mid-market companies in the renewable energy and environment sector.
Prior to joining Finance Earth, Richard spent four years in Ho Chi Minh City at Vietnam’s leading investment bank, helping some of the country’s largest companies to list on the local stock market and raise capital from global institutional investors.
Richard has a first-class BA (Hons) in History from Bristol University and recently completed an MSc in Sustainable Energy from the Centre of Alternative Technology (CAT) in Wales where his dissertation focused on the monetary valuation of ecosystem services from freshwater habitats.