Richard Eales, Interim Chief Finance Officer

Richard joined Wellcome in 2015. He is the Interim Chief Finance Officer, responsible for leadership of Wellcome’s financial planning, reporting and cost management.

As part of his role, Richard maintains Wellcome’s financial controls, ensuring our finance systems are robust and driving the quality of our financial reporting, tax reporting and risk management.
He is also a part-time Chief Finance Officer at Protas, a non-profit organisation with a mission to reduce the burden of common diseases by transforming the way clinical trials are conducted.