Richard Thornton

Richard Thornton
  Jul 20, 2022

Richard has worked in the outdoor industry for 30 years. He is an absolute believer in the value of outdoor education for all young people, now more than ever. Prior to becoming the CEO of Belgravia Outdoor Education, Richard was CEO of The Outdoor Education Group, Australia’s largest provider of outdoor education, CEO of UK Sailing Academy and Deputy Director at The Prince’s Trust UK. He is Chair of Outdoors Victoria and previously chaired AIAAC, the UK’s lead body for safety in adventure activities.