Richard started his journalism career in 2005 at United Business Media, where he rose to become Assistant Editor of industry-leading magazine Property Week. In 2011, he became Research Manager at Sunday Times Fast Track, leading the development of league tables of Britain’s fastest-growing private companies.

He joined A Word About Wind as Editor in early 2014, where he is in charge of newsletters, special reports including the company’s flagship power lists, and the content of live events. During this time, Richard has conceived and launched high-profile initiatives including the Women’s Power List for International Women’s Day and Legal Power List; and interviewed many of the industry’s leading investors, developers and manufacturers on six continents.

He was promoted to the position of Editor-in-Chief in 2018.