Richard has worked in and around the Rail Industry for the last 20 years and is particularly associated with innovation in the industry. He has worked with consultancies and Tier 1 OEMs to drive change and improvement in processes and products using new approaches and new technologies. His background covers both technical and business roles.
As RIA’s Technical and Innovation Manager, Richard is responsible for delivering RIA’s Technical Interest Group (TIG) programme of more than 20 events each year, as well as the very successful Unlocking Innovation events. Richard also attends a number of technical events such as RSSB committees on behalf of members and reports back through the TechTalk newsletter, so if members want to make inputs to these committees, or would like more detailed briefings on proceedings, please contact him at the RIA office.