Richard Cousins

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Richard Cousins, Source: Compass Group

Richard Cousins has been Chief Executive Officer of Compass Group Plc since 1 June 2006.

Between 1990 and 2005, he worked for BPB Plc becoming Chief Executive Officer in 2000. He began his career with Cadbury Schweppes plc, then spent six years with BTR plc in supply chain management and corporate planning.

He was previously a Non-executive Director of Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Co and was appointed a Non-executive director of HBOS plc on 1 March 2007 [1].


Cousins donated £10,000 to Britain Stronger in Europe, the pro-EU campaign group that tried to convince voters to stay in the EU on the referendum of 23 June 2016. [1]


  1. The In Campaign Donor Search, Electoral Commission, accessed 24 June 2016
  1. ^ About HBOS the Directors, accessed 06/04/07