Chris Baker was appointed Chief Executive in July 2017. Chris brings a wealth of experience to Richard House having previously been at PricewaterhouseCoopers for over 30 years latterly as a senior partner.

Chris is involved in various community and charity roles including Town Councillor, School Governor and a trustee of a Leisure Centre. He is also Chairman of a Property Management Company.

Chris is delighted to have been asked to take on this role.

“The work Richard House does is vital to the children and families it serves. It is a real honour to have this opportunity to  lead the team at Richard House and to develop and enhance the support we provide."

Outside work Chris enjoys spending time with his family and restoring an old Georgian House.