Richard Earnshaw
Member of Hg's Mercury Team


Richard focusses on financial software and data investments in Hg’s Mercury team, across insurance, asset and wealth management and capital markets. He is currently a Board Member at Riskalyze, FE fundinfo and smartTrade. His prior investments at Hg include Intelliflo, Sequel, Business Solutions and Relay Software.

Richard is also a Founding Trustee of the Hg Foundation, with a focus on improving education and access to the world of technology, across the world.

Richard joined Hg in 2011 from Deloitte Consulting in London, working on a range of TMT Strategy and M&A advisory projects

Richard graduated from the University of Oxford with first class Honours in Economics and Management.