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Richard Blackburn-Hughes, Group Business Development Director

Richard Blackburn-Hughes

Group Business Development Director

Richard joined Ticketer Group in September 2021 and has responsibility for the Group’s strategic partnerships and acquisitions. He is part of Tenzing’s Sherpa programme, where commercial all-rounders are placed with portfolio companies to support the leadership team with growth projects. Richard started his career at CIL, a boutique strategy consultancy, before moving to lead the strategy team at PRS, a music rights management organisation. Having studied Geography at university, Richard is excited to be working in the public transport industry!

Some of the things we have won

Received 'Most Innovative Public Transport Technology 2022' award, by the UK Transport Awards.

Transport Ticketing

Winner of the Transport Ticketing Awards 2021 'Digital Champion' Category

Profit Track 100 2021

Ranked in The Sunday Times BDO Profit Track 100, acknowledging the impressive performance and contributions of the featured companies to the economy and society during the pandemic

Ticketer Award Megabuyte

Listed as 3rd in the Megabuyte Emerging Stars Awards which recognise the top 25 best-performing scale-up Companies of the Year in the UK, for industry-specific software

Ones to Watch award

Named as “One to Watch” in the European Business Awards

Ticketer Award Thames Valley

Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year & High Growth Business of the Year

Gold Winner of the Coach and Bus Innovation Challenge 2019 for our passenger app Kazoot

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