Richard has broad ranging experience across fleet management, procurement, contract/supplier management, project consultancy and mechanical engineering, gained in both the not-for-profit and telecommunications industries.
Richard has over 29 years’ experience managing fleet, including leading large and complex fleet functions at a state and national level, encompassing fleets from 600 to 25,000 units.
He won the AfMA Fleet Safety Award in 2003, was awarded the AfMA Fleet Manager of the Year Award in 2008, and recently won the AfMA Fleet Environment Award in 2017.
Richard has implemented fleet systems, run national fleet tenders, as well as initiating cost savings and fleet safety systems. He is currently focused on reducing risk through a strong focus on driver safety, including grey fleet risk reduction, and exploring alternatives to fossil fuel powered vehicles.