Morgan Advanced Materials

Richard Armitage

Richard Armitage
Chief Financial Officer

Appointed: May 2022

Skills and contribution: Richard has broad experience including financial management, investor relations, capital markets, M&A, and commercial management, gained through roles in a number of listed and privately owned chemicals and consumer goods companies.

Career and experience: Richard joined Morgan Advanced Materials in May 2022 as Chief Financial Officer. Before this, Richard was Chief Financial Officer at Victrex Group plc between 2018 and 2022. During this time, he was responsible for Finance, IT, Legal and Corporate Development, as well as the development of the Group’s Chinese businesses. Prior to Victrex, Richard was CFO at Samworth Brothers from 2014 to 2018 and CFO of McBride plc from 2009 to 2014.

Additional appointments: Senior Independent Director, Chair of the Audit Committee and interim Chair of the Remuneration Committee at NWF Group plc.

Committees: None.