Rick is a Co-Founder at Equal Reality and is a specialist at creatively solving business and social problems through technology design and entrepreneurship. He is also an alumnus of MIT's Global Entrepreneurship Program and a winner of the UN’s Unleash Innovation Lab for Sustainable Development Goals.
Prior to Equal Reality, Rick worked at Bloomberg as a key account manager for the international investment banks in Sydney, and financial analytics in London. While studying his double BA in Law and Finance at the University of Wollongong, did an international exchange to the University of California, San Diego, which he then went on to intern as a stockbroker on Wall Street. Rick has also been a salesperson at IBM in Sydney, a legal intern in Malaysia, and was an officer in the Australian Army Reserves. In his spare time loves learning about the culture, people, emerging tech, fitness, and nutrition.
Venture: Equal Reality creates Diversity and Inclusion training in Virtual Reality. Their VR experiences allow you to "walk a mile in someone else's shoes" to learn what it is like to experience things like discrimination or inappropriate behavior.