Richard leads Gen Next’s efforts in engaging universities and high schools across the world
Richard was born in Yorkshire in the North of England before moving to Cambridge where he grew up. He received a BA Hons, in Theatre Arts at Manchester Metropolitan University. He has over 15 years experience in International and Higher Education. He is a passionate and enthusiastic guy specialising in international student recruitment, partnerships, admissions and marketing. With vast experience of working for Manchester Metropolitan University and The Royal Veterinary College, University of London, Richard has actively recruited international students all over the world.
He is a seasoned international conference speaker and has a real passion for student mobility and the power and personal growth that comes with having a University education.
Obsessed with sport, he can often be found most Saturdays watching his beloved Leeds United, lose most weeks. He has a real love for theatre, trying out new recipes and travelling to embrace and experience different cultures