Richard Heaps


BSc Math & Physics, GradCert Economics

Richard Heaps is a Consultant based in Strata Energy Consulting's office in Wellington New Zealand.
Richard is an experienced analyst particularly in highly technical environments. He is used to working under time and quality pressures through his roles in government, energy and banking sectors. Richard is able to draw on and apply his science and mathematics background to a broad range on analytical projects. He has experience in data management and systems and knowledge working with data bases and various software packages. Richard is an accomplished project manager. He has excellent interpersonal skills and is able to apply his training and experience in leadership and dispute resolution when managing projects that require collaboration across a range of stakeholders.

Richard worked for several years as a Product and Implementation Manager in credit cards at Citibank, Australia which operates one of the largest branches of the Diners Club franchise and has contracts with major corporate entities including the Australian Government.

Prior to working at Citibank, Richard was the Reporting Analyst at the Electricity and Gas Complaints Commission (EGCC), Wellington, New Zealand.
The EGCC is the national dispute resolution service for consumers in the energy industry in New Zealand.

While studying, Richard also worked in an internship at the NZ State Services Commission, where he managed and implemented IT solutions and investigations in the IT security division.