Mr Richard James Carter (ACMA), aged 35, graduated from Hertfordshire University with a BA (Hons) in Accountancy and began his career at Mouchel Parkman Group plc, a London Stock Exchange listed engineering and government infrastructure provider.
He is a Non-Executive Director at MX Oil. In 2004, Mr Carter moved to International Publishing Company Limited (now Time Inc. UK Limited), a UK publishing company where he worked closely with publishing editors to help drive revenue and reduce costs as well as developing and improving management information.
Mr Richard James Carter was also involved with new product revenues such as telemarketing, competitions and online subscriber acquisition plans. In 2007, Mr Carter joined AIM quoted technology and telecommunications start up, Avanti Communications Group plc.
Mr Carter was responsible for setting up the company’s financial function, operations and processes and internal and external reporting procedures. He also worked directly with the CEO on the company’s commercial strategy. Mr Carter was also the Investor Relations Manager and assisted with fundraisings involving the issue of equity, debt and high yield bonds.
In September 2014, Mr Richard James Carter joined Gate Ventures plc, an investment company focused on media and entertainment projects. As Chief Financial Officer, Mr Carter oversees all investment transactions of Gate Ventures plc and also serves on the boards of its investee companies Infinity House Productions,Ensygnia IP Ltd, and Playjam Holding Ltd