Mr. Richard Heider joined as Operation and Liaison Officer. His responsibility is to help the school master the new challenges presented by the COVID-19 outbreak.
Richard Heider from Germany joined SRIS in August 2020. In recent years he has been teaching IGCSE Busines Studies (0450) in 9th and 10th grade, AS and A Level ‘Business (9609)’ and ‘Economics (9708)’ in 11th and 12th grade.
Mr. Richard is a business man from Munich, Bavaria with 30 years of experience in the food, quick-service-restaurants and dairy industry. He sold his € 40 million dairy wholesale in 2004. After that he worked in site development for the leading global sandwich fast food chain, analyzing new sites and facilitating new locations in Germany.
When moving to Kyrgyzstan he successfully started a marketing agency and a fashion label. He marketed IT and technological products for a European hardware distributor with HQ in Germany.
Starting 2010 he started studying new techniques of entrepreneurship and the art of opening a business with little capital, substituting money with smart organization and outsourcing – based on the model of Professor Günter Faltin, a German economist and entrepreneur teaching at the Free University of Berlin.
He started teaching as a side project in 2001 when he was compiling and hosting an internet training program with the acclaimed Academy for Teacher Training and Personnel Development in Dillingen, Bavaria, Germany. Over the years other education related projects followed.
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