Richard is a recognised leader in the Asia-Pacific energy region having been CEO of Energy Australia from 2006 to 2014.
Energy Australia is one of the top three energy companies in Australia. During his time there Richard grew the business from a single power station to a national energy business with AUD 8 billion in assets comprising of 5,500MW of power generation and with 2.8 million customers.
Prior to his role at Energy Australia, Richard was Managing Director of CLP Power Asia, one of the largest investors in the Asian private power sector.
Richard holds an MBA from INSEAD and a BA from Cambridge University.