Richard Pool

Richard Pool

Richard is based at the Barbara Cattle branch in York, which is a member of the prestigious and exclusive BADA (British Antique Dealers’ Association). He is the Company’s principal gold jewellery buyer.

He buys the antique silver for which Barbara Cattle is renowned and commissions pieces from contemporary silversmiths.

Richard joined the Company in 1985, qualified as a Fellow of the Gemmological Association in 1991 and went on to manage Barbara Cattle before being appointed Director in 2000.

Richard is a keen cricketer, golfer and footballer when the demands of his young family allow.