Christopher Gareth Joseph Richards is a British businessperson who founded Talestris Ltd. and who has been at the helm of 7 different companies. Dr. Richards is Non-Executive Chairman for Nanoco Group Plc, Non-Executive Chairman of Nanoco Technologies Ltd. (a subsidiary of Nanoco Group Plc), Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director at Plant Health Care Plc, Executive Chairman at Plant Health Care (UK) Ltd. (a subsidiary of Plant Health Care Plc) and Fund Manager at Schroder Investment Management (Switzerland) AG. Christopher Gareth Joseph Richards is also on the board of 8 other companies.
In the past he occupied the position of Chairman at Arysta LifeScience Corp., Non-Executive Chairman of Oxitec Ltd., Non-Executive Chairman at Arysta LifeScience Plc, Principal at Syngenta Corp. and Principal at Zeneca, Inc.
He received a graduate degree and a doctorate from the University of Oxford.