Richard is an investment analyst covering the global financial, equity, commodity, and clean energy markets. Richard received an MBA cum laude from the University of Chicago Booth Graduate School of Business, a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and a Bachelor of Science degree cum laude in Industrial Engineering from the University of Minnesota.
Richard is the author of Profiting from Clean Energy: A Complete Guide to Trading Green in the Solar, Wind, Ethanol, Fuel Cell, Carbon Credit Industries, and more (Wiley, 2008). Richard is the contributing author of The CRB Commodity Yearbook (Wiley, 2003 through 2009) and The CRB Encyclopedia of Commodity and Financial Prices (Wiley, 2006, 2009).
Richard has been interviewed on CNBC, Fox, Bloomberg TV, Japanese NHK TV, and National Public Radio, and has been quoted in print publications such as Dow Jones, Reuters, USA Today, Newsweek and others.