Group IT Director, Techbuyer
Rich is the Group IT Director at Techbuyer where he leads the IT, QA and Digital teams alongside technical, research and innovation partnerships. His research and development focus are hardware energy efficiency and the environmental and economic impacts of IT hardware during creation, use and disposal. He is a firm believer in the circular economy and sustainable solutions for IT hardware. He has contributed to the UK’s Industrial Strategy through the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Committee and had his research published in multiple peer-reviewed journals, most recently the IEEE Journal of Sustainable Computing.