Richard is Executive Chairman of Cerico and a partner in international law firm Pinsent Masons. He has for many years been involved in the development of innovative solutions to deploy legal services. Prior to his role with Pinsent Masons, Richard was Managing Partner (Chief Executive equivalent) of law firm McGrigors. He practised there as a corporate finance and private equity specialist for many years. McGrigors merged with Pinsent Masons in 2012.