Richard has over 30 years’ experience in Financial Markets. He started his career at James Capel in 1980, becoming a Partner in 1987. He left in 1992 to establish and run his own Derivatives Trading and Broking firm before joining U.S Investment Bank, Jefferies International, in 2010. He joined Quilter Cheviot as a Consultant in 2013 and was appointed Business Development Director for the Edinburgh Office in 2015. He is a regional charity specialist at Quilter Cheviot and has been involved as a Trustee of two Scottish schools for the past fifteen years.