Richard Murphy is the man behind EDM 854. Richard is:
publishes his own software on accountingweb.co.uk
has been chairman of the governing body of a primary school and an undergraduate and postgraduate theatre school and a charity trustee
He writes for the Observer on tax and related issues and his articles have appeared in Accountancy, Accountancy Age, the Guardian and a range of consumer magazines and web sites
He is passionate about business. Profit is for him the sign of a business that:
It doesn't matter whether you're blue, red, yellow or green; he thinks these criteria should apply to business systems.
Of the businesses he’s run:
When not working Richard:
His passions are:
If that combination is not evidence enough of his unconventional thinking, nothing will be!
His report on People's Pensions can be found on www.neweconomics.org/publications