Who we are Who's who Richard Penney Richard joined Haven House in October 2018. Richard brings significant senior financial management experience from both the private and not-for-profit sectors. With over 12 years senior management experience in the charity sector, Richard has had a particular focus on strategic financial leadership, process and performance improvement, team development and risk management. His charity roles have included Director of Finance, IT & Performance and Deputy Chief Executive at Parkinson’s UK during a period of significant growth and as Director of Finance at the children and young people’s charity Barnardo’s. Richard has also held non-executive trustee and audit committee roles in the not-for-profit sector.