Richard is Converge’s Global Chief Financial Officer and joined the Company in September 2022. He is responsible for leading the Group’s finance functions globally, including accounting, treasury, tax, corporate finance, and investor relations. Before joining Converge, Richard was Finance Director at Softcat plc for nine years, helping drive their significant growth to the position of the UK’s no. 1 IT VAR. Prior to Softcat, Richard has held a number of senior multinational finance roles in the manufacturing and biotech industries, with Volex plc, Genus plc and the Cookson Group. Richard is a UK qualified Chartered Accountant, beginning his career at PwC and holds a BSc in Economics from University College London.