Richard Wilde is Head of Diners Club Australia, Executive Director and has extensive experience as a dynamic and seasoned leader. Richard commenced his professional career with Citibank in Australia over 25 years ago and has spent many years developing himself as a payment systems expert and a business leader. Richard has worked in various disciplines across Operations, Technology, Sales and Product Distribution leading major change projects including large scale acquisitions and offshoring initiatives. In 2009 Richard was appointed as Head of Diners Club Australia and Executive Director. Richard is a passionate individual who is results driven and enjoys the challenge of leading both teams and business through difficult times of change. Richard is credited for his expert coaching and mentoring skills with his involvement as a mentor for the Women in Banking and Finance Program one of his key achievements in this space.