Richard believes in the iterative design strength of architecture to inspire responsible urbanization in evolving global cities.
As an Executive Principal at Quadrangle, he leads the strategic direction of the firm and oversees work to ensure design quality, technical conformance and innovation, supported by a robust business model. Especially drawn to mixed-use, high-rise and creative workplace projects, Richard also leads teams that use creative design to drive the commercial objectives of our clients and consistently achieve recognition for design excellence.
Richard is actively engaged in the development and design industry, currently acting as the Chair of the Canadian chapter of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat and a past member of the Advisory Board of the Urban Land Institute Toronto. As a design advocate, he is currently a member of the Markham Design Review Panel and former Vice-Chair of the City of Vaughan Design Review Panel. He is a fellow of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada and has previously held the role of Co-Chair of the Toronto Society of Architects.