Richard joined HealthBeacon in November 2015 as Manager of Strategic Projects after previously working for Enterprise Ireland’s Lifescience Investment team partnering and helping Irish enterprises grow, innovate and scale on global markets. Richard spent four years in the US as a Postdoctoral Fellow at Cornell University Weill Medical School doing cancer research after obtaining his PhD in Pharmacology from University College Dublin. Richard’s vital project work is what helps drive the HealthBeacon’s expansion in our overseas portfolio.
Born and raised in Ireland, Richard spends his time hanging out with his family. As a self-professed motor enthusiast, he enjoys fixing and building vintage cars and motorbikes and occasionally racing in motorsporting events.
“It’s not the age, it’s the mileage.” Indiana Jones