Richard has more than 30 years’ experience building successful companies in the media and entertainment industries. He hasheld executive positions at Time Warner, Atari and Red Storm Entertainment, overseeing franchises including Tetris, Pacman, Pit Fighter, Rainbow 6 and Rogue Spear. He previously served as COO of Konami with responsibility for US$150m in annual revenue, across labels including Metal Gear Solid, Pokemon and Dance Dance Revolution.
He currently sits on the boards of several tech companies in US, Canada and Israel, and is an advisor to US based VC firm Blue Heron Ventures. Since 2015 he has been awarded a Fullbright Specialist grant to support academic programmes in Estonia and Malaysia.