"Richard has an investment banking background and was formerly Head of Investment Banking at NM Rothschild and Sons. With extensive experience of the financial services sector, having run Rothschild’s Financial Services Group and working with a number of high street banks and insurers, Richard brings valuable financial expertise to the board, the Audit Committee and as chair of the Remuneration Committee. Previously he held non-executive roles at Yorkshire Building Society, where he was Vice Chairman, Freeserve Plc and Scottish Widows Fund and Life Assurance Society." 
Resources and articles
- Severn Trent plc Richard Davey, organizational web page, accessed July 29, 2012.