Financial search platform Magnifi has announced that Richard Hurwitz has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Hurwitz brings more than 30 years of experience in building high growth companies, particularly in the finance and technology sectors.
"We built Magnifi to help users answer complex investment questions, disruptively fast. The growth trajectory in the first half of the year is a powerful validation of the unique value Magnifi brings to the world of investment and wealth management," said founder and co-Chairman of Magnifi Dr. Vinay Nair. "We are now ready to scale the business with a highly-experienced team and I am delighted to welcome Rick.”
Mr. Hurwitz comes to Magnifi from Tungsten Corporation, where he served as Chief Executive Officer. In his role, he helped to lead the company from its early stages to being one of the world’s most trusted business transduction networks.
"I am honored to join the team at Magnifi," said Mr. Hurwitz. "This is a critical time for the investment management industry and I believe Magnifi's unique capabilities to build better portfolios faster will make a broad and meaningful impact on both individual and professional investors."