Rick Klink

Founder, OpenMarkets

Role: Associate

Site: CDL-Melbourne

Stream: Prime

Rick Klink is a technology specialist with over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry. In 2000, Rick founded Paritech, which provides exchange trading and investing technology both in Australia and globally. In 2013, he co-founded OpenMarkets, now Australia’s largest independent Australian stockbroking firm with a turnover of approximately $5B per month.

In 2019, Rick co-founded RegenCo to focus on helping regenerate Australian and international nature capital assets. RegenCo leverages the latest technologies to drive the scaling of carbon sequestration solutions and is currently the largest independent carbon project proponent in Australia. To assist in driving the de-carbonization of the transport industry, Rick also co-founded Evansa.earth in 2022, focusing on generating EV carbon credits to fund the large-scale rollout of electric vehicles and the associated charging infrastructure.