In his role as is Managing Director, Richard Fiddis brings his expertise to the International arm of one of the UK’s leading software and IT services companies; Civica. Prior to taking up the position in October 2014, Richard spent 15 years with Experian plc, a UK FTSE 50 Information Services Company where he was responsible for the UK and Northern European business and latterly operations in new and emerging markets with a particular focus in Asia Pacific.

Before joining Experian, Richard was Managing Director of Lorien plc, a UK IT Consultancy and Services business and European Vice President for Marcam, a listed US software and services provider. Prior to that Richard was with IBM, where he progressed to managing the UK Northern Region, including setting up and running an IBM software and services joint venture company.

Richard graduated from the University of Sussex (UK) and Rochester (USA) and has a PhD in Biomedical Engineering. He was a Non-Executive Director of Nottingham Building Society from 2007 to 2014 and is a keen marathon runner, skier and sailor.