Richard is a partner at the global law firm White & Case LLP. He brings to the Board the skills of an experienced legal practitioner. Richard qualified as a solicitor in 2002 and specializes primarily in finance. He has been a member of the Board of Trustees since January 2014, having had involvement with KIDS since 2008.

As well as a Trustee, Richard is also an active member of the KIDS Finance and Audit Committee (which is made up of Trustees and non-Trustees), on which he has served since February 2010. He has also provided ad hoc pro bono legal advice to KIDS on various matters ranging back to 2009. From 2008 to 2010, Richard was part of the KIDS Young Fundraising Committee and helped to organize, among other things, the KIDS annual Halloween fundraiser. Richard has also participated in other fundraising events on behalf of KIDS, including running the New York Marathon.