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Billy Richards

Billy Richards

CEO and Founder, ChangeBlock

Billy Richards is the Founder and CEO of Changeblock, bringing a wealth of academic accolades and professional achievements to his role. With a distinguished background, including an Honours degree from Oxford University and prestigious scholarships such as the Titley Scholarship for Biochemistry and the Moritz-Heyman Scholarship.

Billy's visionary leadership drives Changeblock's technical, commercial, and scientific endeavours. His expertise spans various domains, from AI and legal technology to genetic diagnostics and business consulting. His outstanding contributions were recognised with the 2020 win at Oxford University's All Innovate Competition.

Passionate about climate finance and sustainable innovation, Billy is an advocate for leveraging technology to address prevalent environmental challenges. His commitment to excellence is evident through his academic achievements, including his First Class Honours distinction from Oxford University.

Three years ago, Billy co-founded Changeblock with a mission to revolutionise the landscape of the carbon market. Under his guidance, Changeblock has emerged as a pioneering force, driving positive change and pushing the boundaries of what's possible in the realm of environmental sustainability.