Richard is responsible for the overall direction of the group, concentrating on its controlled growth and business development.
Born and educated in England, he initially trained as an insurance underwriter with Commercial Union before moving on to work for various established insurance brokers in the UK. He moved to Jersey in 2006 to head up the company after having worked in the offshore insurance market in Guernsey for 7 years. He is a professionally qualified insurance practitioner (ACII) with over 30 years’ experience in the insurance industry.
Richard holds a number of directorships in Channel Island trading and captive insurance companies, and he is also Chairman of the Jersey International Insurance Association and a founding committee member of the Jersey Pensions Association.
Richard's main interests outside the office are following cricket and football and playing the occasional round of golf.