Richard Ward is the Managing Director at Keystone having founded the company with Helen Ward in January 2005.
Richard has gained extensive clinical experience working for the military, the NHS and the private sector as an Operating Department Practitioner.
As an internal verifier for ODP students in the British Army, he was responsible for teaching, training and assessing both candidates and qualified nursing staff.
Richard has also worked within the endoscopy industry, he has held positions as a Territory Manager and as a Director of Sales and Marketing with responsibility for business growth and client relationships in another Nursing Agency– experience he now draws upon in his current role with Keystone.
Away from the office, Richard is a keen rugby fan and a supporter of Bradford Bulls, as well as playing a spot of guitar.
Three children between the ages of 15 and 20 keep him well and truly on his toes, or behind the wheel of his kids’ unofficial taxi.
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