He has remarkable experience in the car rental franchise network. Back in 1994 Richard
became Franchise Director of the Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group and within 15 years he
developed the network to one of the largest in Europe and North Africa. In 2015 Richard
joined the Global Rent a Car franchise system which was just founded by Hubert
Terstappen. He played a key role in developing the brand and the network as Executive
Since 2021 Richard is the Franchise Director of wheego.