Richard Sharp has over thirty years of experience in finance, having spent over twenty years at Goldman Sachs. Richard was most recently Chairman of Goldman Sachs’ Principal Investment Area in Europe, with responsibility for European Private Equity and Mezzanine Funds. Richard is Chairman of the Royal Academy Trust and has been involved with the Royal Academy of Arts since 2004. He is non-executive Chairman of Huntsworth PLC, a member of the Mayor of London’s Legacy Board of Advisors, Deputy Chairman of the Royal Marsden Cancer Campaign, a Trustee of the Royal Marsden Hospital, a Director of the Institute of Cancer Research and a Director of International Rescue Committee UK.
Together with his wife Victoria, Richard has founded London Music Masters, a London based charity.