Richard runs a boutique Technology and IT business, Associate Planet Ltd. Working in Sussex and the surrounding counties. He has an in depth understanding of computer software and technology. Projects have been seen through from strategy, design to implementation. Key interests are in the integration of technology to control and enhance the environment of smart buildings, smart cities, the operational and technical development of physical and cyber (software) security. Typical market sector experience includes: Industrial Processes; Manufacturing; Utilities; Pharmaceutical; Smart Buildings; Smart Cities; Airport Infrastructure; Environmental. Having built and run multi-national businesses previously, very experienced in business development (UK and International), operational management, people management and flexible working, locally and internationally..