Richard obtained a first class MChem degree from the University of Oxford in 2009. He remained in Oxford completing a DPhil in Inorganic Chemistry in 2013 before moving to The Netherlands to pursue industrial research in the fields of catalysis and polymer chemistry. As well as publishing his work in peer-reviewed journals, Richard’s research has resulted in him being named as an inventor on a number of patent applications. He is a full member of the Royal Society of Chemistry and is certified as both a Chartered Chemist and a Chartered Scientist.
Richard joined Elkington + Fife as a Technical Assistant in September 2015.