Richard Smothers, Honorary Treasurer

Richard was appointed to the NCT Board in February 2016. He is chair of the Audit and Risk Committee.

Richard has been chief financial officer and executive director at Mothercare since March 2015, and will be moving to Greene King in December 2017. Previously he was director of group finance at Rexam from 2011, and prior to that spent 14 years in a number of senior finance roles at Tesco, including as finance director for UK operations and finance director for Asia. Richard has held senior positions in a number of FTSE 100 companies and internationally, and brings extensive commercial and boardroom experience to NCT.

Richard is also a non-executive member of the Finance Committee of University College London.