Digital Alternative Investment Specialist James Hale Joins Artivest as Head of Platform
June 5, 2019 | Artivest | PRNewswire.com
Artivest, the leading independent digital platform for alternative investing, today announced that James Hale has joined the firm as Head of Platform, a newly created position for the company. In this cross-functional role, he will work closely with clients, vendors, and internal teams to drive innovation and accelerate the adoption and growth of Artivest’s web-based platform.
“James has spent his career at the intersection of alternative investing and digital wealth management,” said James Waldinger, Founder and CEO of Artivest. “He brings fluency to addressing the pain points that have traditionally plagued wealth management firms and their advisors seeking to diversify client portfolios with alternative investments. Considering James’s first-hand experience with solutions in this space, we are thrilled that he has selected Artivest as the next step in his career.”
The creation of Mr. Hale’s role is expected to inform multiple components of the firm’s substantial platform expansion initiatives. Solutions Mr. Hale will impact strategically include the ways in which platform data is leveraged to enhance digital distribution, innovations in product structuring, advancements in platform UX, and the curation of niche investment solutions based on his engagement with investment managers, wealth managers and financial advisors across the Artivest Open Network.
Blue Vault helps me to stay well informed on the financial status of both open and closed nontraded REITs and BDCs, so that I can help my clients better understand the product, before they make the decision to invest and after.