Ms. Patwardhan is a globally recognized and awarded Fintech thought leader and influencer. She is an advocate of financial inclusion and a supporter of women in technology. She has been a speaker at the United Nations, Asian Development bank, WEF, regulatory symposiums, on nationally televised panel discussions in China and Singapore, and at other conferences.
Bob Miller, Founder and former CEO of CorrectNet and a pioneer in the web-based delivery of consolidated investment data, has joined PCR as its Vice Chairman and Strategic Advisor. PCR is the leading aggregator of total wealth data for ultra-high-net-worth families. As founder and CEO of four FinTech companies, Mr. Miller has a long history delivering managed solutions to the financial services industry.
Ernst & Young LLP has appointed Richard M. Jeanneret to Vice Chair- Northeast Region Managing Partner. Formerly the Americas Vice Chair of Transaction Advisory Services (TAS), Jeanneret will be succeeded by William (Bill) Casey. Jeanneret will lead more than 8,000 professionals across all EY’s business lines in Assurance, Tax, Advisory and Transaction services in 16 offices, extending from Boston to Richmond. Based in New York City, Casey will lead a team of more than 3,600 EY professionals in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, the Caribbean and Israel.
Libra, a global leader in blockchain and smart contract application software, is announcing a host of management personnel additions, including the hiring of Jeremy Drane as the Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) effective July 16, 2016. Drane was recently U.S. Blockchain & Smart Contract Leader at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Both Dosani and Raj bring an extensive working knowledge of Venture Lab’s work, having served as its Director of Portfolio Engagement and Director of Investments, respectively. Since its launch in 2012, Venture Lab has invested more than $9 million in 24 portfolio companies that are active in more than 15 markets around the world.