Richard was born and raised in the North East, he went on to Newcastle University and then joined Touché Ross, which later became Deloitte. After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant with the ICAEW, Richard moved into Corporate Finance. He then enjoyed a spell in London before briefly moving back to Newcastle before ending up in Leeds Corporate Finance Team at Deloitte’s, advising on a number of large multi-national transactions. In 2002 Richard moved to Armstrong Watson, joining the growing Corporate Finance team in Carlisle.
Richard now leads the Corporate Finance service line across AW with teams in Carlisle and Leeds. The team specialises in giving advice to every type of owner managed business, helping and guiding them through all stages of their business life cycle be it an acquisition, a disposal, a restructure or simply some finance raising. Richard and his team will go the extra mile to ensure you always get the best deal possible.