Having acted as Finance Director from 2015-2021 following the merger of Watson Moore and Axon Resourcing, Richard is Non-Executive Director at Axon Moore. Richard is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. Prior to joining Axon Moore, Richard worked for PwC for 7 years following 4 years on the acclaimed Flying Start scheme at Newcastle University. His focus at PwC was advising growing businesses, from start-up to exit, as well as leading the audit of some of the North West’s largest and most recognisable corporate clients. Richard has previously spent time on secondment in the Co-operative Group’s Mergers & Acquisitions team and is the current North West Treasurer of the Lord’s Taverners charity.