Richard Morgan

Head of Government Relations, Anglo American

Richard Morgan is the Head of Government Relations for Anglo American London, which he joined in October 2010.

Richard was previously the Head of Public Diplomacy at the British Foreign Office from 2008 to 2010. Prior to that, he was seconded from the Foreign Office to Unilever as their Head of Public Affairs for Africa, Middle East and Turkey from 2005 to 2008.

Richard began his career in the Foreign Office in London in 1984, he was posted to the British Embassies in Tokyo (1986-1990) South Africa (1995-2000) and Paris (2000-2004). In between he was in the Foreign Office in London from 1990 to 1995 working in the Middle East and North Africa Department and the Communications/Press team.

Richard has a degree in modern languages from University of Oxford.