After graduating from UChicago with a B.A. in Economics, Richard has been developing his expertise in data analysis and business operations. While advising the head of the tax agency of his home country, the Dominican Republic, on public policy issues, he finished a MA in Business Intelligence and Big Data from the EOI in Spain. He previously was the second employee in charge of user acquisition at Beepi – a Silicon Valley startup once valued at $2 Billion - and the eighth ops employee at Hostwise. Richard loves scuba diving, dancing and the outdoors.