New York – April 1, 2015 – Street Diligence, the leading provider of fixed income data and analysis, announces new executive leadership hire, Chris Hontvet. Hontvet joins the firm as Vice President, Sales and is responsible for sales growth at Street Diligence. “I am thrilled to join such an innovative company backed by strong leadership and support from our investors,” Hontvet said. “Financial firms are evolving rapidly, and Street Diligence is delivering innovative technology that is transforming the investment management industry. We are establishing a new standard for credit analysis and due diligence that allows for more effective and efficient analysis.”
Hontvet has spent his nearly 15-year career managing institutional investor relationships in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Street Diligence, Hontvet worked in Investor Relations for Highfields Capital Management, a fundamental value, event-driven hedge fund in Boston. Previously, he worked in Marketing & Client Services for Satellite Asset Management, a multi-strategy hedge fund in New York. He began his career in sales with UBS Alternative Investments in New York. Hontvet graduated with a B.A. from Dartmouth College and holds the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designation.
“We are very fortunate to have Chris on our team,” said Stephen Hazelton, Founder and CEO. “His focus on building successful long-term client relationships, coupled with his deep industry expertise and sales leadership, are a great match for Street Diligence as we begin to scale the company,” he added.
About Street Diligence
Founded in 2012, Street Diligence is an innovative analytics company that enables investment professionals to conduct more extensive due diligence and generate better investment ideas. Our proprietary platform provides unique analytical data not available elsewhere in the marketplace. We are based in New York, with offices in Boston, and led by experienced financial and technology entrepreneurs.
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