Richard qualified as a chartered accountant in 1989 after being trained by a medium sized accountancy practice based in Clifton in Bristol. Richard then set up in practice in 1991 with a colleague before branching out and setting up Stone & Co. in 1998. Richard is responsible for strategic planning, corporate finance and specialist business and tax planning.
Outside of the office, Richard’s main interest is sport. Over the years he has played, coached and managed football, rugby, cricket and hockey teams. Nowadays he follows his children around the country watching them play sport.