Richard is Chief Executive of Shropshire Chamber of Commerce who sits on and reports directly to the Chambers Board of Directors. Richards role is very varied working both behind the scenes to ensure the Chamber is fully integrated with relevant public sector bodies as well as in a public facing role promoting and building the Chamber. As a Shropshire lad Richard has a strong bond to the county and a solid understanding of what is a very diverse county. Richard’s career prior to the Chamber was in the automotive industry where he held many senior and directorship positions. Richard is huge supporter of Shrewsbury Town FC and has a true passion for playing golf.