Richard joined in 2007 and is co-head of 3i’s North America Private Equity team. He focuses primarily on the Industrial sector and has been involved in 3i’s investments in MoldMasters, Quintiles, Q Holding, Dynatect (formerly A&A Manufacturing) and Hilite. He currently sits on the Boards of Quintiles, Q Holding and Dynatect. Prior to joining 3i, Richard was a Principal at Halyard Capital, where he invested in companies in the Media, Business Services and Communications sectors. Prior to joining Halyard, Richard was an Associate at Entrade, where he invested in Technology and Internet infrastructure businesses. Richard began his career at Security Capital's Preferred Growth Private Equity fund.