Richard Girling is a partner at Centerview Partners, a leading investment banking and advisory firm, and was previously global co-head of healthcare investment banking for Merrill Lynch.
He is also a member of the development board of St Anne's College of Oxford University. 
Girling is registered by The Electoral Commission as having donated to Conservatives IN, a pro-EU campaign in the UK's EU referendum of June 2016.
Girling donated £10,000 on 29 April 2016 to Conservatives IN, a pro-EU campaign which failed to secure a remain vote in the UK's EU referendum on 23 June 2016. 
- ↑ Our Team members, Centerview Partners, accessed 30 June 2016
- ↑ Electoral Commission, Conservatives IN Donations, accessed 30 June 2016