As chief operating officer, Rich leads McGuireWoods’ operational departments and assists senior management in developing and pursuing the firm’s strategic business priorities.
Rich has more than two decades of executive experience in global professional services firms. Before joining McGuireWoods, Rich was a managing director with Navigant in New York City overseeing operational and strategic initiatives. He also chaired Navigant’s Diversity & Inclusion Council.
Prior to Navigant, Rich spent 10 years in senior executive positions at the global business advisory firm FTI Consulting. He previously worked at PwC, providing strategy consulting services to Fortune 500 and middle-market accounts.
Rich earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the State University of New York at Albany and an MBA with concentrations in finance and strategy from Columbia Business School.
Board Member, The DOME Project, 2012-2015