Richard specialises in helping senior business leaders create superior influence and build strong, high-performing teams that will learn to lead at a whole new level – even across cultural barriers especially in this digital age when everyone is overloaded!British-born, Richard has lived in France for over 20 years, allowing him to navigate and reconcile Anglophone and Francophone management approaches.Richard has a first-class Masters degree from Oxford University, was Partner in a global strategy consultancy and spent 11 years within the global tech giant Cisco, where he was recruited to an elite “CEO special projects” role. His clients range from multinationals (Air Liquide, Mastercard) to hypergrowth tech firms (Snips, Navya).

What clients are saying about Richard :

Michael Fester CTO : « In a short time, Richard clarified my personal leadership tendencies and showed how they impacted my organisation. I would recommend that anyone in a position of leadership goes through this process, especially when the organisation is managing high levels of change – because this is where team results, rather than individual achievements, are crucial.

Robert Bailkoski CEO Logicalis : « Through Richard’s support I’ve become more confident and more assured in the delivery of key strategies. The support is highly customised .I’d definitely recommend Xquadrant to anyone who wants to focus on bigger, more strategic issues and have a bigger impact in their role.