New York, NY (PRWEB) April 29, 2014
Fora Financial announces that it will be appointing Andrew Gutman as CFO. With over 17 years of experience across finance and risk management, Gutman will be responsible for all financial matters within the Company.
At Fora Financial, Gutman will be responsible for accounting, treasury, financial and capital planning, decision support and corporate development. He will also act as a strategic partner for the senior management team, helping to drive improvements in operational and financial processes, while enabling the Company to capitalize on its growth opportunities.
Gutman said he was impressed with Company founders Jared Feldman’s and Dan Smith’s knowledge of the small business and merchant financing industry, and how efficiently they have developed their business from the ground up, over a relatively short period of time. “I am very pleased to join Fora Financial at such an exciting time in the Company’s evolution,” he said. “With our flexible products, strong customer relationships, robust technology platform and talented team, we are poised to continue our rapid growth trajectory.”
Jared Feldman, CEO and Founder said, “Andrew brings experience, enthusiasm and a unique perception of the industry to our Company. We’re thrilled that we are bringing a strong, strategic partner onboard who will drive our business to expand the capital base. We are confident that Andrew will excel at Fora Financial.”
Prior to joining Fora Financial, Andrew held positions at Travelex, CAN Capital, Thomson Reuters and American Express. Andrew graduated from The University of Maryland and earned his MBA from New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business in 2000.
For more information about Fora Financial, please visit http://www.forafinancial.com.
About Fora Financial
Fora Financial offers flexible, working capital solutions to small businesses in need of financing to sustain or grow their enterprise. The Manhattan-based company places a high value on trust and transparency and provides businesses with quick, customized financial solutions utilizing its state-of-the-art technology platforms. Founded in June 2008, Fora Financial has a total of 77 employees who have provided more than $189 million to over 4,500 customers.