Profile: Richard Weaver

Richard Weaver

Richard Weaver

Richard leads PwC UK Capital Markets practice and has over 20 years experience of capital market transactions. He primarily advises companies in the financial services sector and has led the reporting accountant work on the IPOs of Friends Provident, Benfield Group and Standard Life, and on Lloyds’ acquisition of HBOS, Man Group's acquisition of GLG and the London Stock Exchange's bid for LCH Clearnet.

Richard was the lead policy adviser to HM Treasury on the implementation in the UK of the European Prospectus Directive. He is a member of both the FSA's Listing Authority Advisory Committee and the Primary Markets Group of the London Stock Exchange.