Richard Lam received his Bachelor of Science in Business and Political Economy from the Leonard N. Stern of Business at New York University. As part of NYU Stern's BPE program, he studied abroad in Europe and Asia to develop an understanding of global political economics as well as international business. Richard has past experience in corporate banking at Cathay Bank and project management at Bloomberg L.P. He was an Analyst on the investment team at 1199SEIU Benefit and Pension Funds. Richard is a Lead Associate at Willis Towers Watson with the private equity investment team.
Richard is twice former NY state champion in Team GIPs, Individual GIPs, Scenario Writing, and Art Components in the Senior Division. He was also twice FPS International Finalist. By demonstrating extraordinary excellence in leadership, Richard received NY's Medallion Award in 2009 and 2010. He was an active member of the Steering and Development Committees prior to being elected to the Board of Directors in 2011.