Richard is an accomplished executive and entrepreneur with extensive experience in investment, healthcare, technology, manufacturing and consumer goods focusing on Strategy, Global Operations, Finance and Business Development.
Richard has worked in Private Equity investing in Canada SMEs, and also in M&A consulting specializing in cross borders transactions. He was formally recognized for excellence in operational management, leading to several expatriate assignments in Asia and Europe. His experience in industry includes responsibilities such as Regional Finance Director and Executive Committee Member for Mead Johnson. He has also held senior leadership positions for Bristol Myers Squibb Canada, China and France.
Richard has been involved with IPOs, carve outs and post merger integration representing close to a billion dollars. He is a key advisor to private companies and SMEs and has served either as a board or committee member in several organizations.
Richard is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and a Chartered Administrator (Adm.A). He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Concordia University and a Diploma in Accounting from McGill University in Montreal, Canada. He has also completed the Executive Education Program from INSEAD in Fontainebleau, France.
Location / Geographic Focus
Canada, US, China, Asia, France, Europe
English, French, Creole and Hakka