Richard Baker

Trustee & Treasurer

Richard Baker is father of three young children including a set of twins. One of the twins, Florence, was diagnosed with Down syndrome a few weeks after her premature birth in the Summer of 2020. He is passionate about showing new parents and others the reality of life with Down Syndrome. In order to do this, he has appeared on BBC Radio 5 Live and is an advocate on social media, including supporting his wife Victoria’s Instagram account “The Elfs and Me”.

Richard is a Chartered Accountant and a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He is a Partner in Crowe U.K. LLP (“Crowe”), a leading audit, tax, advisory and risk firm with over 25 years’ experience working with a range of businesses. In 2022 Crowe was named as the top charity auditor in Civil Society’s Charity Finance Audit Survey for the 14th year in succession.