Rick Medlock

Chief Financial Officer, Worldpay

Rick Medlock joined Sophos board of directors as a non-executive director and member of the Nominations and Remuneration Committees in March 2017. Rick brings more than 30 years of experience in the financial management of large international technology companies. Rick is currently the chief financial officer at Worldpay, a position he has held since 2015. Rick joined Worldpay from Misys where he was also chief financial officer. From 2004 to 2013 Rick was chief financial officer of Inmarsat plc and prior to that he was chief financial officer and company secretary of NDS Group plc. The early part of his career was spent in a variety of roles as chief financial officer of a number of private equity backed technology companies in the U.K. and the U.S.

Rick has extensive experience of transforming businesses while under private equity ownership, and has overseen a number of IPOs both in the US and the UK, including Worldpay’s own listing on the London market in October 2015.

Rick is a qualified chartered accountant in the U.K.