Simon was awarded a First Class Honours degree in Construction Management before gaining a Masters in Construction Law. While studying for his Masters Simon worked in the technical department at Barratt Homes. In 2013 he joined the family businesses S. J. Richards Limited and Ravenscroft Developments Limited where he is currently a Director. In 2013 he was admitted as a professional member of the Chartered Institute of Building.
In September he also began working as a visiting lecturer at the University of Wolverhampton where he teaches conservation and preservation of historic buildings to second year students.
Simon gave the Wrekin College pupils a fascinating insight into a career in the construction industry and its many different employment oppotunities.
Thank you to Simon for giving up his time.