Global Chief Experience Officer & US Chief Creative Officer, R/GA
As EVP, Global CXO and US CCO, Richard is a C-suite partner to R/GA’s global client roster. Richard has 20 years of experience in building, guiding, and directing world class design teams to envision, pilot, and commercialise innovative digital products, services, and customer experiences. Richard is also a co-Founder/Partner in R/GA Ventures and has worked with and advised 80+ early-to-growth stage startups. While overseeing and setting the vision for R/GA’s global team of multi-disciplinary designers, Richard ensures that his teams are highly skilled in design thinking, product innovation, service design, commerce, prototyping, and digital marketing. In recent years, Richard has worked with a wide range of companies including Nike, Samsung, Google, Verizon, and Equinox and has received nearly every major industry creative award, including the Cannes Titanium Lion, the D&AD Black Pencil, and the Grand CLIO.
Richard currently serves on the AIGA National Board of Directors. Aside from his professional pursuits, Richard has deep subject matter expertise on sports, sneakers, and hip hop music.