Chief Executive, Centrica Business
Board and Committee Memberships
Richard was appointed Chief Executive, Centrica Business and joined the Board on 1 December 2018.
Skills and experience:
Richard has worked in the energy sector for 35 years at BP plc, most recently as Group Chief Operating Officer for Global Business Services and IT. Prior to this Richard spent seven years as CFO for BP’s Downstream division which includes customer-facing businesses, refining and marketing and the P&L for BP’s oil trading activities. He previously held a number of senior commercial roles both in the UK and in North America including head of the Natural Gas Liquids business based in Houston and the Commercial and Industrial Marketing business for Europe. He also held positions in trading, exploration and production, petrochemicals and in group functions.
Non-Executive Director of EDF Energy Nuclear Generation Group Limited (representing Centrica).