Richard Waid

Business Analyst

Richard is a Business Analyst with Right Lane Consulting. He has been with the firm since 2018 and, in that time, has worked with over 30 clients on more than 40 projects across many industries, ranging from financial services and investment management, to packaging and retail.

He is known by clients and colleagues for his structured and creative approach to problem solving and, in particular, his skill in synthesising valuable insights from numerical and qualitative analyses. Supporting this, he is deeply experienced in communicating complex and nuanced concepts to clients in a clear, concise and consumable format.

Richard’s recent projects include:

  • Advising a leading Australian language services provider on adapting to significant increases in their workforce obligations. This eight-month process included in-depth analysis of demand data to model, and quantify the benefits of, alternative service delivery options.
  • Helping an Australian not-for-profit organisation redesign their payroll process to address systemic errors, and frequent delays, in payments to workers.
  • Identifying, and developing business cases for, growth opportunities of an Australian drafting services organisation.
  • Working with a leading Australian FinTech to articulate their product strategy and understand the implications this has on their operating model.

Richard holds degrees in Commerce and Engineering, with First Class Honours, from Monash University.