Richard was born and raised in beautiful New Zealand. He completed a business degree with double major in finance and accounting and was a member of the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants. He moved to Canada in 2011 and joined Trakopolis as Financial Controller and eventually became CFO and CEO.
Richard has 2 young sons that share his love of sports and are currently involved in hockey, rugby and baseball. Richard is actively involved with Mens Fastpitch and still competes at senior provincial and national level while running his team out of Calgary, Black Sox. He also coaches the little fellas in rugby and has a blast doing it!