Rick is a co-founder at Equal Reality, a Forbes 30 Under 30 recipient in 2019, an alumnus of MIT’s Global Entrepreneurship Program, and a winner of the UNLEASH Innovation Lab 2017 in Denmark. He sits at the intersection of social entrepreneurship, people, and creative technology design.
Before Equal Reality, Rick was in international financial markets and technology at Bloomberg in London and Sydney. Rick has a double degree in Law and Commerce from the University of Wollongong. Rick’s insatiable intellectual and cultural curiosity lead him to very diverse and international experience, from completing an exchange at the University of California, San Diego, to selling stocks at a private investment bank on Wall Street, a paralegal in Malaysia, and selling tech solutions at IBM in Sydney. While completing his studies, Rick became a nationally ranked powerlifter, a competitive basketball player, and an Infantry Officer Cadet in the Australian Army Reserves, where he was able to utilize his strength for passion for team environments and coaching.
He is currently an advisor for inclusive tech companies – OxiWear, Mwah., and The Ageing Revolution. In his spare time loves learning about culture, people, emerging tech, fitness and nutrition.