Head of Process Safety, EMEAI
The Sherwin-Williams Company
Richard is a member of the Sherwin-Williams Corporate PSM team, and provides direct support to 20 manufacturing sites in the EMEAI region, which include Upper Tier COMAH/ Seveso sites.
Sherwin-Williams is a global leader in the manufacture and supply of paints and coatings products to professional, industrial, commercial and retail sectors.
His role focusses on the development and implementation of the company’s Process Safety Management System, including standards and guidance, as well as providing technical support for all areas of process safety hazard management. This includes risk assessment, safe operation/maintenance/emergency response practice, monitoring and auditing of key risk control systems, and identification of improvement opportunities.
He has over 13 years’ experience in Major Accident Hazard industry, including refinery operations and fertiliser manufacturing and has held roles in risk management consultancy, process technology, and process safety management.
He holds a Masters Degree in Chemical Engineering and is a Chartered Chemical Engineer.