Alternative risk transfer and investment platform, Vesttoo has appointed Gaurav Wadhwa, former Prudential Financial executive, as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
Within his new role as CFO, Wadhwa will help build a global finance organization, as well as overseeing the company’s financial reporting, accounting, tax, treasury, financial planning and analysis, and investor relations.
Wadhwa, who brings over 15 years of experience in financial services, insurance and capital markets, has served in several global leadership roles at Prudential Financial over the past decade, including CFO of Asia (ex-Japan) and Head of US Finance & Analytics.
Prior to that, he spent over five years working at Goldman Sachs in investment banking, advising companies and boards in M&A and capital markets transactions across different verticals including insurance, banks, asset management, and financial technology.
Addressing his appointment at Vesttoo, Wadhwa, said: “I am delighted to join Vesttoo as CFO. Their pursuit to bridge the insurance and capital markets couldn’t come at a better time. I am excited to support the Company in executing its strategic plan and accelerating its growth.”
“Gaurav is uniquely suited to spearhead Vesttoo’s finances,” said Yaniv Bertele, CEO and Founder of Vesttoo. “His experience and professional achievements speak volumes. He has a global mindset and an ability to lead complex financial processes. With Vesttoo’s rapid business expansion, we couldn’t ask for a better addition to our team.”
Meanwhile, Vesttoo recently expanded its legal department with two senior appointments.