I am the founder & managing Director of a number of companies created following the sale of two previous businesses.
I wholly own and have interests in a number of companies many of which I am a director of.
The Capital Business Media group is the owner of titles like ‘Business Matters’, the largest subscription based business magazine, which is targeted towards the UK SME business owner, Not Ltd, a new title aimed at entrepreneurs and investors, and ‘Fund Manager Today’, an online network specialising in the global fund management market, which it runs from its New York office.
I also own Trends Research, an online surveying company which specializes in researching and providing data within the UK SME community.
The other companies are mainly in the media, fashion and technology sectors.
Richard is an advisor on small and medium sized business to The Mayor of London and the Department of Business Inovation & Skills and also presents Save Our Business broadcast on HBO in the United States.
Richard was also named by The Observer newspaper & The Courvoisier Future 500 as ’someone to watch’ in their top 100 business people list.