Richard has over 25 years of experience in Controller roles at public and private companies in life sciences, alternative fuels, clean tech, aerospace, and industrial manufacturing. He has effectively partnered with cross functional teams leading to IPOs for Greenlight Biosciences, Ceres Inc, Internet Brands and implemented ERP systems several times. He has consulted for early stage to mature companies in diverse industries such as biotechnology, advertising, food processing, and telecommunications, bringing successful outcomes to client needs. He has been involved with M&A transactions in life science and media companies on behalf of private equity clients. Richard’s experience includes 4 years of public accounting practice, and he holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Windsor and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.