Richard is responsible for the development of the processes and capabilities of the company’s Member Services, Global Supplier Engagement, Global Business Process, Business Intelligence and Security and Risk Management teams. Prior to joining Liquidnet in 2000, Richard was a Vice President in ADP's brokerage division, where he successfully migrated the product development department to the Capability Maturity Model (CMM) Level 2. Richard came to ADP by virtue of its acquisition of Merrin Financial, Inc. in 1996, which Richard helped found in 1985. As an Executive Vice President at Merrin Financial, Richard had responsibility for all divisions of customer service including Client Management, Client Services and Quality Assurance. Richard holds a B.S. in Finance from the University of South Florida.