About Us 2018-07-26T12:49:23+00:00

About Us

What We Do
Service Promise
Founding Partners

founders working together

What We Do

Richardson International Currency Exchange is a Canadian-owned boutique currency exchange company specialising in corporate and individual foreign currency management. At the simplest level, what we do is currency conversion and money transfer, including wire transfer, for high value ($10,000 minimum) transactions.

Our services range from spot transactions for your last-minute requirements to well-thought-out hedging and exchange contract services. With over 25 years of foreign exchange experience, we provide these services with complete transparency on our process and costs, at a level of personal customer service that is outstanding.

Our Service Promise

We focus on fewer, larger transactions than our competitors,  so that every one can be treated with the personal care our clients expect and deserve. This is how we can make our Service Promise:

Richardson International Currency Exchange will provide the highest level of personal customer service at a more competitive price than your bank.

Industry/Sector Experience (total years)

Financial Services
Legal & Business Services
Brand Marketing

Meet Our Founding Partners

Why is this relevant? These are the people who, from outside the foreign exchange industry, identified the unique currency exchange and money transfer needs that Richardson International Currency Exchange fulfils from their many years of international professional and personal experience.

Steven HolmesPresident, Director & Chairman
During the past 25 years, Steven Holmes, as a Chartered Professional Accountant and Chartered Accountant, has used his finance and business expertise to lead in the formation, development, and growth of some of Canada’s most successful product and company launches.

Holmes was born in Victoria, British Columbia, and currently resides in Toronto. He and his wife have three children and are active in a number of charitable organisations in Canada.

He is the current Chair of Board of Tyndale University College and Seminary, a privately funded, publicly-accountable liberal arts university in Toronto.

Graham Richardson BBus (IntBus)Head of Sales & International Business Management
Graham holds a Bachelor of Business, International Business Management from Charles Sturt University and is a Certified Business Coach.

He has coached, trained, mentored and inducted over 10,000 sales people during his 18-year career working in the health and education sectors. Graham has coached CEO’s, business owners, senior leaders and up and coming young entrepreneurs.

Graham is an international speaker, coach and trainer, who regularly shares his message at large conferences and business summits.

Don MacLeodChief Executive Officer & Director
Over the past 25 years, Don MacLeod has built a variety of successful businesses. Don’s business portfolio collectively employs approximately 1,000 individuals in a variety of roles and locations in Canada.

Born in Windsor, Ontario, MacLeod currently resides in Toronto. He and his wife have two children, enjoy Georgian Bay cottaging and are active in a number of charitable organisations.