Richard BeesleyPartner, Interim Solutions
Richard is an Interim Management expert and a Partner at Bailey Montagu. He places people at board and senior operational levels, across a wide range of industries. He has also worked as a coach and mentor for many years.
Richard has over twenty years’ Interim Management experience, particularly within the Energy, Manufacturing and Infrastructure sectors. He has become a trusted partner with companies both in the UK and internationally, seeking interim leadership, turnaround, change management and project delivery.
Before joining Bailey Montagu, Richard was the founder and architect of the Executive Interim Practice at The Miles Partnership. Previously he spent nine years with Odgers, where he was the Deputy Managing Director of the Interim business and an equity partner. He also worked as a Director at Interim Partners.
Richard graduated from the University of Southampton with an honours degree in Social Sciences, majoring in Economics and went on to qualify as a Chartered Management Accountant. He worked with Johnson Controls, Skandia Life and Scottish & Southern Energy, where he was selected to take on senior performance management and customer service roles, including the setup of new customer service centres.
Richard is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and the Institute of Directors. He has been a facilitator at the Leadership Trust for over twenty five years and mentors final year and postgraduate students at the University of Southampton on career issues.