In 2018: "Currently concluding his tenure as Vice Chairman of Standard Chartered Private Bank, a position he joined in 2014, Richard Pattle has been responsible for co-investment initiatives, next generation programs, global philanthropy, and Commonwealth connectivity for several hundred influential families across Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Europe. He was previously Master of the Household for Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall, having joined the Royal Household in 2004. Pattle started his career in the British Royal Air Force as a pilot in 1989, flying battlefield helicopters and serving in a variety of operational and staff roles until 2008.
"I am very pleased that Richard is joining KEF Holdings as CEO and a member of the Board, as we build our businesses in India, the Middle East and beyond. He brings to the role a deep knowledge and understanding of family-owned enterprises, global perspectives, and has a proven track record in leadership which will further enhance the operation of our companies as we build a world class team and expand rapidly. In particular, Richard shares the KEF family’s passion for India, and for creating businesses that have a social impact. KEF Holdings’ Vice-Chairperson and my wife, Shabana, and I are delighted Richard is joining us as we intensify our efforts to create positive change though KEF Holdings" 
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- menaherald KEF Holdings Appoints Richard Pattle as Chief Executive Officer, organizational web page, accessed March 13, 2019.