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Jon Last, President,  Sports and Leisure Research Group Richard Aquino

Vice President, Head of Sales, Allianz Partners

Richard Aquino is Vice President, Head of Sales for Allianz Partners, with responsibility for the United States travel line of business.

Richard has more than 30 years’ experience in the travel industry including: travel insurance, travel agencies and tour operators. At Allianz, he has held several positions including: national accounts, leading field sales, and now as head of sales for the United States.

In addition to Allianz, Richard has extensive experience as an entrepreneur, having started and led several companies both in and out of the travel industry including: Outrageous Adventures, EasyRes Technologies, Golf Zoo and Think Again Media. 

Richard resides in Baltimore, Maryland with his wife and three children.