Richard was the head of digital at The MediaShop, a role that he is well suited for given his passion for all things digital. He has now joined newly created Media Agency - Meta Media as Media and Operations Director.
Richard has been in media for 18 years and has worked for various agencies. In 2001, he went to the United Kingdom and spent two years working for Universal McCann and the Radio Advertising Bureau.
Richard returned to SA and joined The MediaShop in 2003. In 2006 he was promoted to Associate Media Director and ran the Absa business unit until 2013.
He is happily married with two little boys. He is an avid cyclist and a three times Sani2c finisher. He is an unashamed techo geek and Apple fanboy.