Richard leads Ethos BeathChapman’s businesses across all of Asia, overseeing flagship executive recruitment company, EBC, as well as CONNECT, EBC’s projects and managed solutions company in Singapore.
Based in Singapore, Richard joined the company as Director of Financial Services in 2016. In a year, his responsibility grew to cover the growth of Ethos BeathChapman’s Financial Services teams, with a mandate to deliver exceptional executive search and solutions for regional clients within buy and sell side sales, private banking and wealth management, corporate governance, fintech sales and data providers, insurance, non-banking financial industries (commodities), marketing, digital and communications sectors.
Richard’s career started in London in 2006 with a global recruitment firm, recruiting niche finance positions for some of the biggest Financial Services firms in the world. Fast forward to today, his career has spanned from London to Singapore, across multiple office locations and diverse specialisations, including banking, wealth, insurance and capital markets.
With over 13 years of recruitment experience, Richard attributes a lot of his success to the development of deep, senior level relationships, a mature and trusted global network and a strong commitment to delivery. His key value propositions to his clients are his market knowledge, service delivery and ability to unearth very hard to find candidates.
In his spare time, Richard is a bit of a foodie, enjoys travelling and is a keen football enthusiast. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Bath (BSc HRM) and also holds the Cert RP and MRec industry certifications.