Richard and his partner Ronnie are fathers to twins born through surrogacy with Simple Surrogacy in 2015. The couple used Simple Donations for their egg donor and Simple Surrogacy for their gestational carrier. Their surrogate was based in North Carolina, USA. They have been through the parental order process in the UK. Ronnie owns a real estate business but now works part time. Richard works in the healthcare technology space and enjoys trying to make sure all patient journeys are as smooth as possible.