Richard is a Knight of Order under the command of the Crown Prince of Altemaris and works as the bodyguard of Count Fredrick. He has a very composed and gentleman-like personality. Fredrick claims Richard to be his best friend. The Crown Prince of Altemaris, Prince Alfred, seems to consider him as a very close friend too despite of Richard being of subordinate status.
Richard was appointed by Fredrick to become Mireille's personal bodyguard during her acting as a replacement for Fredrick. He starts to see Mireille as someone really precious as she reminded him of his little sister who he got separated from him when they were young.