Licensing industry veteran and personality, Richard Latter died suddenly on Monday, September 28th, 2015.
Having started in the industry in 1995, Latter made many friends within the business he loved.
A statement from Joanna Cassidy from the Guide to the Licensing World reads:
“It is with very deep sadness that I let you know that Richard died suddenly on Monday, September 28th, 2015.
“He was a very much-loved colleague and friend and will be greatly missed by many; he leaves a wife and two children.
“He started in the licensing industry in 1995 and he loved it and made many friends.
“In tribute to the work that Richard put into this industry over the years, the Guide to the Licensing World will continue to be published, to grow and develop in a way that I know he would have wanted.
“He will be sadly missed by the many, many friends and colleagues that knew him.
“For any immediate needs do please contact me either by email Joanna@licensingworld.co.uk or call +44 1892 668 444. I’d like to thank everybody for the amazing support I have already received following this deeply sad news.
“It just confirms what a really wonderful industry we are all part of. I will be exhibiting at Brand Licensing Europe stand B095, hope to see some of you there.”