As Chief Financial Officer, Richard manages the financial health, planning, and growth strategies at VOIP Networks. He has more than 25 years of experience in senior-level financial positions at growth-stage, venture capital-backed software and services companies. Like VOIP Networks, his previous companies were innovators in developing and managing both on-premises and SaaS technologies for the small to mid-sized markets.
Richard has successfully built financial infrastructures with systems and staff to support substantial growth—both through acquisition and by adding new product and channel partners. At a previous employer, Richard helped lead the effort to acquire approximately 20 licensees, grow revenues from $15 million to $50 million, and successfully sell the firm to for nearly $160 million.
A musician and vintage vinyl album collector, Richard lectures on his hobby at a variety of educational venues. Richard also enjoys assisting his wife in her retail shop, Decotique Antiques, and participating in historic re-enactments and lecture series in Merchantville, New Jersey.
Richard is an active certified public accountant and holds a BS in Accounting from Rutgers University.