Richard joined Sheffield Haworth in 2022 as a Managing Director based in New York. Richard oversees Strategic Client Research and Advisory. In this newly created role for Sheffield Haworth, Richard is responsible for building a firm-wide consulting offering in strategic research and consultancy and talent advisory solutions. He works with internal and external stakeholders to understand strategic and organizational initiatives that drive performance and long-term value, proposing approaches to talent strategies and organizational structures for existing and proposed businesses. This role builds upon existing Sheffield Haworth materials and research to create a robust, standardized approach to servicing client needs. Richard is instrumental in creating and developing operational structures and opportunities for geographical expansion and the development of new product lines for the firm. He also oversees the creation and dissemination of white papers and other research documents for targeted or public distribution for the purpose of the development of individual franchises and overall Group positioning and branding. Prior to joining Sheffield Haworth, Richard was with another global financial services specialist where he was the Chief Growth Officer for eight years. Previously, he held a variety of positions including Co Head of Global Markets at Korn Ferry, Caldwell, and other firms. He is a graduate of the University of Buckingham in History, Politics and English Literature.