Nigel Richards

Nigel Richards

Head of Finance & Data

Passionate about business, people, and doing things differently, Nigel is a digital transformation specialist and provides effective financial leadership to the business, supporting accelerated growth.

With a 15-year professional services career, working with UK SMEs and global multinationals, Nigel is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has worked as a Big 4 Audit Senior Manager. He has gained invaluable and rare insights into businesses spanning a multiple of sectors and geographies and handled an impressive portfolio of complex listed companies and multinational groups. 

Nigel has also held a series of data roles, most recently as an EY Analytics Enablement Leader with a remit for transforming the way corporate audits are performed using data analytics, RPA, and other technology developments. Nigel has helped clients to find actionable insights and from their existing data, find data solutions, and has increased team engagement and efficiency through working with technology.  

Nigel has a BA from Manchester University in Accounting and Finance (Hons) and is a fellow of the ACCA. When he’s not got a spreadsheet open; Nigel enjoys sports, travel and eating his way around Brighton’s top restaurants.