TAMPA, FL, February 4th, 2020 — Transaction Insights announces the addition of Chief Information Officer to it's leadership team.
This month Transaction Insights is happy to welcome Christopher Scheidel to the team as Chief Information Officer.
Christopher brings twenty years of financial services technology leadership experience along with twenty-five years of deep technology acumen to the team. “With his background in machine learning and artificial intelligence, we will have the expertise required to further advance our insights platform.", says Wendy Humphrey, Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of Transaction Insights.
As an insurance industry executive, Christopher knows how difficult it can be to stay on top of technology developments driving change in financial services. According to Shaun Abraham, co-founder and CEO of Transaction Insights, "Chris' addition to the Transaction Insights team expands the firm's breadth in financial services and insurance and strengthens our depth in the fields of Information Technology, Fintech, Insurtech, and Payments."
“This is a great opportunity to build a solution that helps professionals involved in corporate development, strategy, public relations, venture capital, and other information intensive roles.” says Scheidel. “Our industries are moving so fast it’s hard for participants to stay sufficiently well-informed. I am excited to help our customers and partners stay closer to their ecosystems and get more value from their strategic research investments.“
Before joining Transaction Insights, Christopher was previously Vice President and Chief Information Officer of MassMutual Financial Group’s Japanese subsidiary, now Nippon Wealth Life. He has held numerous technology leadership roles within the US and Asia with MassMutual and MassMutual International. In addition to his professional experience in financial services, Christopher holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Syracuse University and an MBA in International Business from the University of South Carolina.
Transaction Insights provides financial services and insurance firms with a unique and powerful way to identify and navigate market changes - helping clients stay ahead and focus on what matters most. Our on-demand market intelligence harnesses the power of machine learning to amplify and scale industry expertise providing market insights that help you build up meaningful industry knowledge and fine tune your strategy.
With the vast amount of data and advance technology at a global scale, companies have no excuse to be uninformed. Transaction Insights was formed to feed a passion and belief that all companies have the power to know.