NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CFRA, one of the world’s largest providers of independent research, today announced that it has hired Ishtmeet Sahni to be the company’s Vice President of Engineering. Sahni is a veteran of prominent content, technology and financial companies including Gannet, Amazon, Capital One, and Fannie Mae.
Shani comes to CFRA from Gannett Co., Inc where he was Vice President Software Engineering and led the digital content technology group with overall responsibility for defining technology strategy and executing alignment with the business by delivering software solutions including an in-house SAAS content management solutions used by 100+ Gannett Newspapers across the nation. In addition to his prior company experiences, Ishtmeet also served as Captain in the Indian Army for six years.
“Ishtmeet is an accomplished technology leader with a successful track record of building and leading high performing engineering teams,” said Eram Schlegel, CTO of CFRA. “Ishtmeet’s passion and proven ability to scale businesses in alignment with corporate and market needs will be of immense value as we continue to accelerate CFRA’s growth.”
“At CFRA, I found a combination of client focus, innovation and a company purpose that aligned with my personal values,” said Ishtmeet Sahni, Vice President of Engineering at CFRA. “The CFRA team is passionate about driving technology solutions that will enhance the client experience and expand its leading research, data and analytical offerings.”
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CFRA is one of the world’s largest providers of independent investment research. Through a differentiated methodology blending forensic accounting and fundamental equity research, CFRA empowers sophisticated investment professionals, advisors and risk managers with actionable analysis and proven results.
CFRA’s global research team of 75 analysts critically evaluates industries, funds and companies of interest to help over 2,000 clients, including the world’s leading institutional investors, wealth advisors, corporations, academics and governments, to make sound investment and business decisions.
Founded in 1994, CFRA is privately held with offices in or near New York, London, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Charlottesville, Denver, and Washington, D.C. In October 2016, CFRA acquired and has since fully integrated the Equity and Fund Research business from S&P Global.