Meet Richard, a highly accomplished professional renowned for his exemplary leadership and management skills. Currently pursuing a PhD, Richard boasts a distinguished educational background, holding an MBA and a professional qualification from the Institute of Directors. With over a decade of impactful experience, he has successfully served as a CEO in various National Sports Federations, solidifying his reputation as a dynamic and results-driven leader.

Career Highlights

Election Vice President of the Badminton World Federation

Richard's outstanding achievements and leadership in the sports industry have been recently recognized by his election as the Vice President of the Badminton World Federation. Richard's appointment as Vice President is expected to bring new perspectives, fresh ideas and contribute to the continued success and growth of the Badminton World Federation.

Squash Australia open National Training Centre

Another noteworthy development is the opening of the National Training Centre for Squash Australia. This state-of-the-art facility will provide world-class training and coaching opportunities for aspiring athletes, helping to elevate the sport to new levels of excellence.

Squash Australia Tops the medal table at the 2018 Commonwealth Games

Squash Australia also demonstrated their prowess at the 2018 Commonwealth Games by topping the medal table. This achievement is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the team, led by Richard and will undoubtedly inspire future generations of athletes.

Equestrian Australia announces new board

Equestrian Australia has announced a new board, signaling a new chapter for the organization. With fresh leadership and renewed focus, the board is poised to take the sport to greater heights and ensure its continued success.

Badminton Europe launch new European Centre of Excellence

Badminton Europe made a bold move by launching a new European Centre of Excellence. This will serve as a hub for training, research, and innovation in the sport, and help to enhance the competitiveness of European badminton on the global stage.

Artistic Swimming Australia secure Hancock Prospecting Funding

Artistic Swimming Australia made a significant breakthrough by securing funding from Hancock Prospecting. This will no doubt help the team to achieve new heights and bring greater recognition to the sport.