Richard is the Chief Technology Officer at Halfbrick. He oversees the forward momentum of Halfbrick’s technical strategies and identifies key opportunities to improve its development muscle. He also heads up their core engine and platform expansion team. Richard led the charge to bring Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride to Windows 8 as an official partner to the worldwide launch of the operating system. Richard joined Halfbrick in early 2010 after moving to Australia from Louisiana in the US. He's worked in across a wide range of software development fields, from mobile and causal games to web and enterprise application development. His wealth of experience gives Halfbrick the energy it needs to grow bigger and better!