Richard joined Dover Court from The British International School Budapest, also a member of the Nord Anglia Education family, where he was Principal from 2015.
After starting his teaching career in London, Richard took his first international role in Hong Kong. He subsequently worked in six international schools in Southeast Asia and Europe, as Deputy Principal, Head Teacher, and Principal.
Richard has a Master’s in Mathematics from the University of Cambridge, as well as a Master’s in Educational Leadership. He also holds an Advanced Certificate in School Leadership from Lancaster University and a Certificate in School Management and Leadership from Harvard.
Richard has taught postgraduate degree programmes for Head Teachers and Principals in Hong Kong, Australia, and England, and has presented at education conferences worldwide. He’s a Fellow of the College of Teachers and an inspector for the UK’s Independent Schools Inspectorate.
With three internationally educated children of his own, Richard is committed to the values and principles of global education, believing that young people can create a better, more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. Supported by an outstanding team of leaders, teachers, and staff, Richard ensures every student benefits from a holistic, inclusive education that empowers and enables success.
Richard lives in Singapore with his wife. As well as having a lifelong passion for music, Richard enjoys cycling, swimming, and playing badminton.