Rick Libbey ended his 30 years in the British Army in the rank of Brigadier and as a regional brigade commander. He saw service in Germany, Cyprus, Kosovo and Bosnia and was on the planning staff for operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.
He spent four years as the Director of The Prince’s Trust Cymru and Director for South West England, helping young people from challenging backgrounds to move into education, training or employment. Rick has also been Managing Director of a manufacturing business and a ‘lean’ trained consultant majoring in leading change and operational excellence.
Rick is now a director with Hydro-Hydro Industries, leading projects world wide to deliver drinking water and waste water treatment in developing countries.
A strong advocate of fostering teamwork to achieve success, he is proud to be associated with Fusion Community Initiatives: a company that meets the triple bottom line by investing in people, embracing sustainability, and supporting charities. He also champions the practice of employing ex-military veterans; utilizing exceptional skills honed through extensive military experience.