With 33 years in the Banking industry, 25 of which have been in the Business, Commercial, Property Development and Regional leadership roles, Richard has a wealth of knowledge he shares with his clients. With Richard's profile both as a representative golfer and his finance career he has wide and established networks in the Bay of Plenty and Waikato professional and business communities. He is a strong connector of these networks when clients seek guidance, mentoring or advice. Richard is a supporter of his local community having been on many local Boards (Sports, Charitable Trusts and Business Groups). Currently Chairman of the Board at Tauranga Boys' College and Chair of the Tauranga Boys' College Old Boys Association.