Richard’s background includes ten years of telecommunications engineering work with British Telecommunications and Plessey. Subsequently, his decision to enter the field of sales and marketing resulted in a number of positions with major communications systems manufacturers. He formed his own company in 1986, to take advantage of the opportunities for selling used telecommunications equipment to the export market. Twenty Five years on Richard maintains the position of Chairman, overseeing the transition of CES to becoming a leading managed service company.
He continues to follow his lifelong interest in vintage sports cars, rallying and touring around Europe and America.
Also a keen member of the CPRE and Woodland trust.