Richard Cooper

Chair of the mhs homes group board

Richard joined the Board on 1 May 2016, and was appointed as ChairĀ on 19 July 2018.

He has enjoyed an extensive career in the consumer packaged goods industry where he has created value through organic growth, business turnarounds and managed a number of mergers and acquisitions.

He has held senior positions in RHM, Premier Foods, Maple Leaf Foods Inc and sat on the main board of McCambridge Foods Group.

Richard has over 20 years executive experience operating at board level. He also chairs two other boards and is non executive for one other business, runs his own independent business advisory consultancy and works extensively on a voluntary basis in the homeless sector, working alongside the team at Crisis and smaller charitable organisations in London.