Richard Cheah and his wife Yvonne have been involved in the Mulgrave community since 2007 when their daughter started Kindergarten. They have a daughter in Grade 12 and a son in Grade 10.
Richard earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of British Columbia and has been involved in the Real Estate industry ever since graduation. He has been a resident of West Vancouver since 1978 but moved to Singapore in 2000 where he managed a portfolio of assets for a large Asian public listed company. He is currently the Managing Director of a private commercial real estate company in Vancouver.