Richard Gutch

Richard Gutch

Richard Gutch is a consultant.  His previous roles include the first chief executive of Futurebuilders England, director for England and strategic programmes at the Community Fund (one of the precursors to the Big Lottery Fund), chief executive of Arthritis Care and assistant director of NCVO. He is also a former chair of Acevo.


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It takes all sorts: the many faces of charity chairs

Richard Gutch interviewed the chairs of 17 different charities earlier this year. Their organisations cover children, disabled people, health and social care, and have turnovers ranging from £2.5m to £220m. What have the diversity adviser at Rampton Secure Hospital, the leader of Westminster Council, the former chief executive (CE) of Network Rail and a former army recruit got in common?

Structures for user and member involvement

Over the past few months, Richard Gutch interviewed 100 chief executives about the challenges and opportunities they are facing. Governance issues were one of the areas he explored.

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