NEW YORK, Aug. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- untapt, a digital hiring platform that uses machine intelligence to match technology talent to employers in the FinTech and financial services sectors, has named Andy Brown of Sand Hill East, to its Board of Advisors.
Brown is a distinguished leader with over 30 years of experience in information and financial technology. He's currently CEO and Co-Founder of Sand Hill East, which provides strategic advice for technology companies, and an Advisor to Digital Asset. Andy was also the CTO in Residence for Accenture's FinTech Innovation Lab, a prestigious accelerator program that untapt was chosen for as part of the 2016 class.
"I've been following untapt for some time, most recently as a mentor when the company was selected for the FinTech Innovation Lab," says Brown. "I've become increasingly excited about untapt's potential to use machine intelligence to transform the hiring market. I'm thrilled to join untapt's Advisory Board and play a longer term role in the company's growth and success."
Under his leadership, Sand Hill East has long focused on market entrants that align with changing patterns in technology adoption, such as the increased use of the cloud and artificial intelligence. They consistently identify the most disruptive young products and ideas and help get them to the next stage of success and value.
"Andy has everything we could ask for in an Advisor. His ideas range from strategic level insights and direction, to focused shaping of our product," exclaims Ed Donner, CEO and Co-Founder of untapt. "He has extensive experience working with Fortune 500 executives and startup leaders alike, and we're excited for the impact his background will have on our business. Andy is the perfect addition to our Advisory Board and we couldn't be happier to welcome him to the team."
Previously, Brown has held positions as Group CTO of UBS, Head of Strategy, Architecture and Optimization at Bank of America, and CTO of Infrastructure at Credit Suisse, and has served on numerous Advisory Boards.
Brown joins other well-established untapt Advisors, including Tony McCarthy, former CIO of Deutsche Bank, Larry Klane, former CEO of Korea Exchange Bank and Mark Hemsley, CEO of BATS Chi-X Europe.
Using machine intelligence, the untapt platform allows technologists to get perfectly matched to their next position. For more information, visit untapt.com.
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