Speakers Richard Sanders

Richard Sanders

Richard Sanders

Co-Head of Global Technology Team, Permira, London 

Richard is Co-Head of the Global Technology Team at Permira, and a member of the firm’s Investment Committee. He joined Permira in 1999 and became a Partner in 2006. He spent the first nine years at Permira based in London before locating to the United States in 2008 to establish the firm’s Silicon Valley office in Menlo Park, CA. Richard returned to London in 2011 but continues to serve a global role.
He has worked on numerous investments including ABS, Ancestry.com, Freescale Semiconductor, Genesys, Inmarsat, Intelsat, NDS, Teamviewer and Teraco. He currently serves as a Board member at Teamviewer, ABS and Teraco (observer).
Prior to joining Permira, Richard worked for Morgan Stanley in London in the M&A and High Yield Capital Markets divisions. Richard has a degree in Classics from Oxford University, England, and an MBA from the Graduate School of Business, Stanford, USA.