Major General Richard Cripwell


Richard Cripwell was commissioned into the Corps of Royal Engineers in August 1982. His junior Regimental appointments were spent in Hong Kong, Germany and Zimbabwe. He commanded a company at the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst, 26 Engineer Regiment and was Commander Engineers in NATO’s Allied Rapid Reaction Corps.

Previous roles in government

  1. Defence Attaché, USA

    • 2015 to 2017