Richard’s mission is to use the power of business models and capital to create sustainable, positive social change. Richard has over 20 years of not for profit, social investment, corporate and hospitality experience with a strong track record in developing cross organisational and cross sector partnerships. He is an experienced multi company non-executive and executive director. Richard is a seasoned international conference speaker on topics such as social investment, inequality and social impact measurement. He has an MBA from University of Cape Town and London Business School including specialties in social enterprise, corporate finance, negotiation and organisational behaviour. Richard is the co-founder of Cornerstone Place a social enterprise bringing new property solutions to charities working to reduce homelessness. Richard is also co-chair of Social Value International, a member of the Mears PLC Social and Diversity Impact Board and vice Chair of Governors at St Paul’s Catholic College in Burgess Hill.