Biomass Wood Procurement Manager, RWE Supply and Trading
Richard has been on the Board of the WRA for the past four years and was this year re-elected for a further three year term. He has over twenty years of procurement experience and is a member of The Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply.
After five years in retail, Richard moved into the wood sector in 2000.
He spent 11 years at Kronospan purchasing raw materials for panel board production before moving to RWE in 2012 to take up a role in biomass procurement.
During his time in the panel board and biomass markets he has acquired a detail knowledge of the waste wood, sawmill and forestry industries.