Richard Kincaid is currently the Founder and Managing Member of Sagegreenlife and the President and Founder of the BeCause Foundation. Sagegreenlife designs, manufactures, installs and maintains living walls that utilize patented hydroponic technology. The BeCause Foundation is dedicated to creating innovative ways to improve the health, education and welfare of children. Mr. Kincaid is also an active private investor in early stage companies. He is currently an investor, advisor or a director for 13 early stage companies in healthcare, social media, biotechnology, financial services and media.
Mr. Kincaid held three C-level positions at Equity Office – CFO, COO and CEO – until its acquisition by the Blackstone Group in February of 2007. He also served on the Board of Trustees for Equity Office from April 2007 until February 2007. During his tenure, he substantially restructured the company’s portfolio and introduced a new operating model to the office building industry.
Mr. Kincaid received his master’s degree in business administration from the University of Texas, and his bachelor’s degree in finance from Wichita State University.