Prior to joining the veterinary world in 2011, Richard’s career was focussed in customer service for a variety of household names. Today, he is the Senior Vice President of VMG, the UK’s leading veterinary leadership and management association, and Executive Director of World Small Animal Veterinary Association.

He holds an Executive MBA, Post Graduate Certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership, He is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Management, and an Associate of the CIPD.

He believes anyone can achieve success in their careers regardless of their background, and that the key to this is 21st century leadership.