Richard joined RPA in February 2021 having graduated from the University of East Anglia with a MSc in Environmental Science. Throughout this course he focussed on energy futures, environmental pollution and marine biochemistry. At RPA Richard has worked on a range of projects relating to regulatory scanning, analysis of alternatives and socio-economic impact assessments. Richard has had particular experience working in relation to the EU PFAS restriction alongside other projects relating to wider EU/UK directives and regulations. Outside of work Richard can often be found walking, cycling or kayaking around the local Norfolk broads and beaches.