Interim Head of Service, Major Projects - Nottingham City Council
Richard currently runs the operational side of Nottingham City Council’s Major Project unit. The team carries out client side project management assignments for a range of internal and external clients. The team’s past successes include managing a £200m school building programme and £50m leisure transformation programme. In addition to continued work in these areas the team is currently involved in several aspects of the Council’s multi million pound strategic regeneration programme, from running the Portfolio Management Office to procurement and delivery of a number of schemes.
As well as project delivery Richard has an interest and background in project finance and the commercial aspects of complex contracts, notably PFIs, from negotiation to operational performance management.