Meet Our Team

Richard Boot

Executive Chair

Richard is the Executive Chair of Henley Insights Group, of which Marble Hill Partners is a child company, he is also the Founder & Chair of Churchill Executive Search Ltd, a business he founded over a decade ago to provide high-quality search services to a range of UK businesses.

During his 20-year career as a Partner at KPMG, Richard was a Managing Director and UK Board member for the firm’s Management Consulting and then Corporate Finance businesses. He was also Chairman of the Centre for Manufacturing Consultancy and non-executive Chairman of KPMG’s UK Automotive Practice for 7 years.

Richard served two terms as Regional Chairman of the Institute of Directors in the West Midlands and on the IOD National Council for 14 years.

He has been a Regional Chairman with private Bankers, Coutts & Co and a Board member and adviser for a number of private companies, including Non-Executive Chairman of a large multi-national packaging Group and its associated Investment vehicle.

Richard is directly involved with clients in Senior Executive and Non-Executive search processes and appointments.

On the recommendation of the Prime Minister, Richard was appointed by HM The Queen, an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in the 2011 New Year’s Honours List.

Although Richard is not directly responsible for Marble Hill Partners, he still oversees many of its internal functions, and his extensive consultancy and advisory experience are is an invaluable asset to James and the rest of the team for achieving company objectives.