RelateTheNews is pleased to announce the recent addition of Chris Cass to initiate the next phase of business development and sales growth. Previously, Chris served seven years as a surface warfare officer in the US Navy, completed an MBA, and held positions as a trader at the global macro hedge fund Bridgewater Associates and as an equity research analyst at the institutional broker Drexel Hamilton, in New York City.
After two war zone deployments leading 55 men as the operations department head, he led a five state region in sales as an officer recruiter. After working for both buy-side and sell-side firms in New York, Chris continued executing on his professional plan of seeking and conquering challenges by pivoting to the fast pace, aggressive growth offered within the FinTech startup arena. Founder and CEO, Tim Decker says, “It’s a real win to snag Chris away from Wall Street and be able to utilize his broad set of experiences and qualities in what will be a challenging and demanding role. We are excited to grow our business with him championing our brand to new clients. He brings knowledge, and capability to the table which will benefit our clients and all those in the investment community that can benefit from unstructured sentiment analysis of big-data to drive alpha.”