Richard Heggie is Head of High Growth & Entrepreneurs at Barclays, supporting fast growing UK start-ups and their founders. In his role he looks after a team dedicated to accelerating the growth UK scale-ups.  Prior to this, Richard held a number of roles within Barclays Investment and Barclays Wealth Banking teams. Before joining Barclays he worked for Merrill Lynch. Richard was recently appointed as an Associate in Entrepreneurship for the Cambridge Judge Business School.