Richard Moeliker is the Director ICT at Stern, a leading automotive mobility company aimed at people’s personal mobility. It is the second-largest automotive group in the Netherlands. Stern is listed on the Amsterdam stock exchange and realizes an annual turnover of almost a billion euros. They employ over 1850 people working in 75 business locations around the country.
Richard studied Automotive Technology in Apeldoorn and started his career in process optimization within the automotive industry in 1994. Through the optimization of processes, he made the connection towards IT environments. In 1997 he joined a consultancy firm that advised between car companies, car importers and software companies that made software for the car industry. In 1999 he joined a software company in the car industry.
In 2007 Richard was appointed by Stern as application manager to bring the automation within Stern to a higher level. After a short break at RDC, a data/software provider within the automotive industry, he returned to Stern as ICT Manager and since 2021 as ICT Director, where he transformed IT from a facilitating department to a strategic entity of the Stern.