Richard has worked with CLV for over 10 years in several senior global and regional roles helping to successfully develop the company’s global footprint and working closely with CLV’s regional operations.
In November 2015, Richard was appointed Chief Executive Officer of CLV United Kingdom and is responsible for the strategic direction and leadership of CLV’s UK business. In addition to managing operational and financial performance, Richard has played a leading role in assessing and executing new development opportunities in the on and off campus UK markets as well as developing CLV’s strategy to expand into Ireland.
In previous roles with CLV he led and oversaw CLV’s global funds management function, setting its global strategy in conjunction with the Global CEO and the Board. Richard has a depth of experience in capital raising and structuring, investment, compliance, governance and legal matters.
A lawyer by background, Richard previously worked for the Australian private development company Transfield Holdings (the original sponsor of the CLV investment fund) and spent 7 years in banking and finance, and corporate and commercial law with national law firms Hunt & Hunt (Sydney), Minter Ellison (Sydney) and Kensington Swan (Auckland).