Expertise: Consulting, Technology, Professional Services Search
Richard is the Managing Director and founder of RDW. As a professional recruiter and head-hunter, Richard has over 20 years’ experience in delivering senior hire and leadership search projects across the consulting sector. During this time he has successfully delivered Partner and Director searches to all of the Big Four across three continents, led the executive leadership recruitment programme for a consulting plc and helped build Europe’s largest forensic technology practice. In addition, Richard has delivered confidential search mandates across the C-suite to technology businesses and their investors globally. With one of the most reputable names in the field, Richard is regularly asked to consult with clients around topics such as leadership development & retention, talent mapping and diversity & inclusion strategies.
Under Richard’s stewardship, Rees Draper Wright has grown from a small three person business in 2002, to a respected and successful executive search provider with offices in London, New York and Frankfurt. Our client list and track record is testament to our founding values which continue to shape our owner-led approach to delivering mandates.
Despite our success, Richard remains very client-facing. He is a key player in his market and is adept at delivering market-sensitive assignments that require the utmost discretion.