“And that’s why I couldn’t be more excited to welcome
Brandt brings a rich background in investment management, data science, product management and product marketing, most recently as portfolio manager at
“The business world is facing a huge problem right now – there is just too much data flowing from too many places for executives to harness that information into effective decisions,” said Brandt. “That’s why I’m excited to join Alight – the opportunity is tremendous and I look forward to making Alight as indispensable to the CEO, CFO and other senior executives of every industry as the Bloomberg terminal is to every portfolio manager in the investment industry.”
“Rick’s quantitative portfolio management experience will be invaluable as we push further into using machine learning and predictive analytics to deliver enhanced insights to our customers and their decision making,” said
Brandt has lived in the
Alight is a fast-growing provider of industry-specific, cloud-based applications that change the way businesses are run. Alight’s applications let executives Manage the Future™ by showing the financial ripple effects of potential decisions across the enterprise. Alight works with firms in dynamic and complex industries, including financial services, mining, telecommunications, high tech and others. For more information: alightinc.com.
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