Chairman/CEO - OMG, Executive Director - Cloud Standards Customer Council & Executive Director - Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC)
United States of America

Richard is responsible for the vision and direction at OMG, and led in developing its world-leading standardization process and moving into vertical market standards. He also established the SOA Consortium and launched the Business Ecology Initiative to improve business effectiveness and resilience.   At the Cloud Standards Customer Council, he directs requirements & priorities for cloud standards in industry.

He helped found the Industrial Internet Consortium and serves to accelerate development and adoption of interconnected machines and analytics.  Richard serves on numerous industrial, technical and academic conference program committees, speaking extensively on standards, adoption of new technology and creating successful companies.