BOSTON, May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- FinMason, an investment analytics provider that enables WealthTech platforms to accelerate development and time-to-market, today announced the appointment of industry veteran Todd Eckler to the FinMason Board of Advisors. Eckler will advise on product marketing and distribution.
"We're excited to bring someone as dedicated and experienced as Todd aboard," said Kendrick Wakeman, FinMason's founder and CEO. "His extensive financial services marketing, analytics and operations background will be instrumental in further enhancing our client experience and in more clearly communicating the unique benefits of our platform."
Eckler is the Chief Marketing Officer at Fiduciary Trust Company and the Executive Director of Fiduciary Trust Charitable. Prior to his roles at Fiduciary Trust, he was a Senior Vice President at Bank of America where he served as Chief Operating Officer of wealth management and global banking marketing (which included Merrill Lynch and U.S. Trust) and led marketing for the institutional retirement and investments businesses. Before that, Eckler was a Senior Vice President in product management at Fidelity Investments and a senior Partner in the financial service practice at Monitor Group, a global strategy consulting firm (now part of Deloitte).
"I've been following FinMason's journey for some time – the analytics engine they've developed is incredibly sophisticated and I'm excited to see how FinTech and WealthTech firms take advantage of its power," said Eckler. "I'm looking forward to working with the team and adding my experience to the pool of impressive talent that the firm has fostered."
Eckler earned an MBA at Harvard Business School and an AB in Economics at Dartmouth College. Outside of work, Todd is passionate about education and youth development, and serves on Citizen Schools' National Board of Directors where he is chair of the Development Committee.
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