Engineer and Sustainability Specialist
Qualifications: MA MEng (Chemical Engineering), MSc (Process Automation) CEng MIChemE
Certified Passive House Consultant
Richard became involved in Passive House design through designing and project managing his own self-built Passive House home. Richard is an AECB Carbonlite Retrofit graduate (2016) and a Certified Passive House Consultant (2017). He has experience of designing Passive House and AECB standard new buildings and EnerPHit and Carbonlite deep retrofits including residential and commercial buildings.
Prior to joining LEDA, Richard worked in process engineering for an international energy company, leading technology teams developing and licensing Fischer-Tropsch synthesis and Acetic Acid processes using world leading technology. He was responsible for the design, project support, operator training and commissioning of large ($200 million) projects. During this time Richard gained experience of managing complex technical work across multiple organisations and locations which he now brings to delivering Passive House and low energy buildings.