Richard is a highly skilled leader in the field of commercialising innovations from research to concept to delivery. A qualified engineering apprentice with Rolls-Royce Plc and a Degree in Industrial Design. Over twenty five years experience in industry. A passionate, motivated entrepreneur with experience in both the UK and overseas research, product development and manufacture. Experienced in all aspects of running a successful business from start up, through to strategic growth.
Specialties: Research, technology transfer, concept design, product development, innovation strategy, value engineering, computer aided design, engineering, finite element analysis, proof of concept rigs, failure mode elements analysis, prototyping, visualisation, commercial feasibility reports, product compliance liaison, quality conformance documentation, technical construction file creation, manufacturers liaison, knowledge transfer, logistics liaison and project management.