About US

We believe in the positive potential  of building the right connections

Our philosophy helps our clients from the Business, Education, Charity and Sports and Arts worlds to help vulnerable young people and communities.

RMG Associates connects and opens pathways to a positive future for students, teachers, schools and their wider communities.

We believe the barriers between

  • education and enterprise
  • state and independent schools
  • advantage and disadvantage

can all be overcome if partnerships are built in the right way.

Business:

THE ENGINE DRIVING SOCIAL CHANGE AS WELL AS THE ECONOMY

Benefitting from demonstrating a positive commitment to society.

Education:

THE CORNERSTONE OF A FAIR SOCIETY

Delivering greater impact through a united and strategic approach.

Charity:

THE OUTLET FOR HUMANITY'S DRIVE TO COMBINE
DOING GOOD AND ACHIEVING AT THE SAME TIME

Providing specialist knowledge, resource and support to help educators adapt and respond to our changing world. This equips our future citizens, employees and leaders with the skills they need to thrive.

Sports and Arts:

CREATING THE SOFT SKILLS THAT ARE SO VITAL IN
BUILDING OUTCOMES INDIVIDUALS AND TEAM S

Encouraging soft skills, creativity and a healthy life style enable us to add value in our lives

Creating aspiration is about revealing what is possible and making it achievable

Richard Garrett Biography

Richard has had a distinguished career in education. Latterly he has focused on developing a unique approach to strategic community investment which grows the reputation, recruitment, resource and revenue of the the organisations involved.

” Our solutions create “advantage where there is currently disadvantage. Young people and communities facing adversity are rejuvenated.” 

Business, Charity, Sports and Arts organisations must play their part but a “One Education Sector” concept lies at the heart of his philosophy and model.

Richard Garrett Biography

Richard has had a distinguished career in education. Latterly he has focused on developing a unique approach to strategic community investment which grows the reputation, recruitment, resource and revenue of the the organisations involved.

” Our solutions create “advantage where there is currently disadvantage. Young people and communities facing adversity are rejuvenated.” 

Business, Charity, Sports and Arts organisations must play their part but a “One Education Sector” concept lies at the heart of his philosophy and model.

From September 2004:

  • Developed and led for 10 years a highly successful school marketing and fundraising function. Income Generation £60,000 in first year rising to £1,500,000 in 2013 to 2014
  • Delivered a Programme of Community Outreach Programmes supported by business through CSR. Read more here. 
  • Created People Awards in the form of Scholarships for Alumni, Students, and Teachers. Read more here.
  • Led Community Projects for unique and visionary developments in sports, and science and engineering. Project management includes science, tennis and auditorium refurbishment for a state school and raising capital project funding for Tennis, Cricket and FutureTech
  • Added value through high profile Major Events – these events include founding The Andrew Reed Debate in the Guildhall. Read more here.
  • Encouraged Local Authority, state and independent school partnerships and models of community investment for children in care or on the edge of care – hence the belief in “One Education Sector”.
  • Involved external organisations from Business, Education, Charity and Sport
  • Created numerous media opportunities and very experienced in managing the media
  • Raised 2.4 million for The Tim Henman Foundation created
  • Launched www.thfonline.org during the pandemic and Inspired and managed a significant digital campaign   #findingyourspark. both campaigns reached in excess of 3 million people 

Richard founded BECSLink, a social enterprise in 2015. 

Richard established The Tim Henman Foundation as part of BECSLink and then managed a restructure creating RMG Associates and The Tim Henman Foundation as independent organisations.

Both have been highly successful in achieving their mission of enabling organisations to grow their Reputation, Recruitment, Resource and Revenue through strategic community investment programmes that very often attract significant additional voluntary income.

Richard’s consultancy work extends from Inner London to Surrey, Kent, the Midlands and Yorkshire. 

He is delighted to recently be appointed to help Glyn Learning Foundation Schools and Aysgarth School with their community investment strategy. He is highly experienced in cross sector working and investment strategy.