Group Chief Financial Officer, Citadel Risk
Richard is primarily responsible for managing the financial risks of the Citadel Risk group. His current responsibilities include economic strategy and forecasting, treasury duties, presentation and reporting of the Group’s financial information, enterprise risk management and liaison with regulators and rating agencies.
Richard qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1987, and worked in PricewaterhouseCoopers specialist insurance and risk management practices in London, Sydney, Melbourne, Bangkok and Singapore before joining the Citadel Reinsurance Group in 2013.
Richard has been involved with the insurance and reinsurance industry in the London and worldwide markets since 1983. He has an extensive assurance and consulting background, working with many successful and distressed multi-nationals and small to medium insurers. In addition to the day-to-day management of Citadel Risk’s Group Finance function, Richard’s more recent experience includes preparation for Solvency II, due diligence, program audits, design and establishment of enterprise risk management frameworks, risk modelling and liaison with international regulators, actuaries and auditors.
Richard is a regular traveller and conference speaker.