Director of Development at Art Gallery of NSW, Australia
John Richardson joined the Art Gallery of NSW in 2014. He is responsible for leading the Sydney Modern Project Capital Campaign that to date has raised more than $103.5M to complement the NSW Government’s funding of $244M. An expert in high-end stakeholder management, a strategic leader and commercial strategist, he is deeply committed to building, maintaining and growing corporate partner, government and benefactor relationships. He has worked at Back Row Productions and the New 42nd Street Project in New York City, and was the chief commercial officer at the South Sydney Rabbitohs from 2006 to 2014, turning the off-field business pillars into one of the benchmark commercial sports administrations in Australia.