Richard Phillips is a graduate member of the South African Institute of Security and has been a security professional for over 40 years, He has specialised in cash logistics and cash management for the past 27 years. Richard retired in 2004 from the post of Sales Director of Fidelity Cash Management Services after 15 years with the group.
In 2006 Richard was instrumental in the establishment of Cash Connect Management Solutions, South Africa’s most successful independent, retail cash management services and payments supplier and currently is the Joint CEO of the group. www.cashconnect.co.za
1995 to 1998
Vice President of the SASA and Chairman of the Management Committee.
1999 to 2004
Founding Chairman of the Cash in Transit Crime Prevention Forum.
Made an Honorary Life Member of the Security Association of South Africa in recognition of contributions made to the industry.
Received special recognition from the Cash in Transit Forum in association with SA Bank Risk Intelligence Centre for his contribution to the fight against crime.
Written numerous articles and presented many papers on various security and cash management subjects throughout his career.
Hobbies include off road touring and camping, birding, fishing and writing.