Mark Richards


Mark Richards was appointed to the newly created role of Goffs British Agent in May 2021. Based in Newmarket, Mark is the “Go To” face of Goffs in England and his focus will be on bringing British buyers to Kildare using his huge list of contacts and global experience built up during a rich and varied career. To take up the position Mark returned to Newmarket after 20 years in Hong Kong where he fulfilled a variety of roles with the Hong Kong Jockey Club, starting out as a broadcaster before being appointed Racing Club Manager and latterly Executive Manager of the International Sale for which he travelled to the major yearling sales around the world successfully purchasing horses on behalf of the HKJC

As a key member of the Goffs Purchaser Attraction Team Mark links in with Joey, Hayley and Tom, as well as ITM, as each sale approaches.