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Eduardo Fontes Joins Wealth.com As SVP, Decision Science & Machine Learning

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October 4, 2022
2 min read

Fontes’ deep expertise in machine learning and decision science, particularly within the financial industry, bolsters an already robust decision science practice at Wealth.

Wealth is excited to announce the latest addition to its growing machine learning team, SVP of Decision Science & Machine Learning Eduardo Fontes.

Eduardo joins Wealth from TIAA, where he led the Center of Excellence for AI/ML. Previously, at Vanguard, where he also led the AI/ML CoE. Prior to Vanguard, Eduardo held other leadership and hands-on positions in Data Science & ML, in Financial Companies (Amex, Visa, American Family Insurance and others). He brings 20+ years of deep data science experience to Wealth.

"Joining Wealth represents a new journey for me, a journey to contribute to the great noble mission of the company, building something to help our members to properly plan for their future and their loved ones, while working with outstanding people." Fontes said.

Our Chief Product Officer, Danny Lohrfink, aptly summed up Wealth executive leadership's enthusiam about hiring Fontes:

"The future of fintech is being able to seamlessly meet people where they are in their lives and wealth-building journeys. Blending Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence technology with the human experience of our in-house legal expertise is critical to the long-term vision of Wealth, which is why we couldn't be happier to have Eduardo join our team. Their AI/ML experience in the financial sector will help Wealth both better serve our existing members and achieve our growth goals."

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