Shropshire Council

Richard Lumby

Richard is a Carillion main board operations director and managing director for Carillion Defence & Security based in Wolverhampton. This division along with its subsidiaries employs approximately 150 from Shropshire, with around 50 based within the county. The defence and security sector is responsible for MOD Cosford, RAF Shawbury, Tern Hill and Copthorne Barracks.

Previously, Richard has held the following jobs:- MD Carillion Infrastructure, MD Crown House Engineering and regional director Tarmac Construction – Midlands.

Richard sits on the Business Services Association (BSA) Defence and Security committee, and ADS (the trade organisation advancing aerospace, defence, security and space industries) infrastructure committee.

In addition Richard joined the Shropshire Business Board in September 2015, representing the defence and security sector.

Richard lives in West Felton with his family, is a keen rugby player, and enjoys cycling, travelling and reading.

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