Richard Bysouth joined Kier as a civil engineering undergraduate in 1989. In his early career, Richard progressed from Site Engineer to Project Manager, working on a range of projects, and achieving CEng MICE status. More recently, he has specialised in the education sector, initially responsible for Kier’s school projects in London, then Kent and now as overall Education Sector Director for Kier Construction. Richard’s role covers all aspects of ‘delivering excellence’ in education projects, from overall client relationships, through pre-construction to delivery, and into aftercare. He is passionate about delivering high quality yet affordable education projects that enable our young people to flourish and achieve their goals in life.