Richard Hanscott

Richard is the Chief Executive Officer of Yell in the UK, leading a business turnaround from a market leading publishing business to one of the UK’s largest digital marketing services providers.

Since joining Yell in 2011, Richard’s focus has included the development of new Digital products, implementation of systems to improve customer experience and operational improvements to reduce costs.

In 2015 he was recognised by Glassdoor as one of the top 25 Global CEOs to work for. Richard’s well known for his inclusive and collaborative leadership style and his instinctive ability to engage people in his vision for the future.

Over the next 18 months Richard has big plans for Yell, continuing the strong Digital growth achieved to date and further establishing the Yell brand as the Market leader in managed marketing services for businesses.

How to build a successful digital business

Richard shares his top tips for creating a successful business in a digital world that is constantly changing. Drawing on his own experience in leading the digital transformation of Yell, this engaging presentation is a must see for any aspiring digital business owner.


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