Richard took over as Chief Executive of Ipswich Building Society in December 2016. Ipswich Building Society’s core services are mortgage lending and savings. As a mutual, the Society is owned by its members for the benefit of members and the Suffolk community in which it operates.
Richard has extensive leadership experience in the financial services sector, in a career spanning nearly three decades. He spent 16 years at Barclays and, more recently, 10 years at Clydesdale & Yorkshire Bank, where as regional director he had responsibility for the East of England area.
Richard is married with four children and currently lives in Hertfordshire and Suffolk.