Richard has 25 years’ experience leading change and service delivery across investment banking, derivatives broking and retail banking in the USA, Europe, and Asia. He spent 13 years with Societe Generale CIB in various senior roles in Operations, Finance and Technology before spending 12 years with Newedge, one of the UK’s 30 high impact financial firms. More recently Richard was Chief Administrative Officer of the Co-operative Bank from May 2015 – May 2016, where he led banking operations and the operating model transformation. Richard became CEO of Interactive Investor (II) in March 2017 but has been on the Board of II since October 2015 as a non-executive director. Richard describes himself as a frustrated musician (piano), loves playing all sports and spent 10 years coaching children’s basketball, rugby and football. He’s also done a few triathlons and the odd marathon in the past and continues to run at the weekends with his black Labrador.