Richard Albert Ehrman (born 25 April 1956) is a journalist, 'think-tanker' and businessman. He was appointed a Trustee of right-wing think-tank Policy Exchange on 19 July 2005. According to his contributor profile at The First Post website:
Richard Ehrman was a government special adviser in the Employment Department and the Northern Ireland Office during the 1980s. In the 1990s he was chief leader writer of The Daily Telegraph, and is now a consultant director of the think tank Politeia, and on the board of Policy Exchange. He also runs a commercial property company. 
- Screengrab of Richard Ehrman's contributor profile from The First Post website. Created 16 April 2010.