Since graduating in 1994, Richard has been involved in the recruitment sector for the majority of his career recruiting for IT, Banking and Finance, Marketing, and HR professionals in the UK, Australia, Hong Kong and Singapore.
Prior to Trevose Partners, Richard was responsible for building a multi-branded recruitment business in Hong Kong and Singapore for the FiveTen Group, where, having previously rebuilt the Melbourne business for Walker Hamill, he launched the subsequently rebranded WH Recruitment business in Asia, opening office in both Hong Kong and Singapore over a three year period. He was then actively involved in its subsequent trade sale to the Private Equity-backed FiveTen Group in 2006, and in 2011, established Trevose Partners in the UK and is responsible for the organic growth of the business both in the UK and overseas
With a BA in Sociology from University College Dublin and an MSc from UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, Barry started his career in financial services within a boutique stockbroking firm in Dublin before making the move into financial advisory and sales.
Having been very successful in this role he then moved to a more technical position providing investment, trust and self administered pension services to the HNW market in Ireland. Upon moving to London Barry joined the recruitment industry specialising in financial services from the outset. Barry now heads up our New York office, in One Liberty Plaza.