Richard is currently the principal of Doyle Corporate Pty Limited, a corporate law firm. He is also the group general counsel of StayWell Holdings Pty Limited, a large hotel management company which operates in 10 countries internationally. Richard was a co-founder and director of Staywell from start-up until its sale to Prince Hotels, the largest hotel company in Japan. Richard is also the chair of the Tourism Accommodation Association NSW. Richard is a former partner of Baker & McKenzie law firm, with extensive exposure to a cross section of clients in the tourism, finance and property industries.