Cost: 0.00 – $8.00
Event Type: Networking,Professional Development,Student Activity
Join us for Startup Happy Hour powered by StartupSac and the Carlsen Center with Riskalyze CEO Aaron Klein
About this event
StartupSac and the Carlsen Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Sac State welcome one of Sacramento's most accomplished startup founders, Riskalyze CEO and co-founder Aaron Klein.
Aaron’s career has largely been at the intersection of finance and technology. As co-founder and CEO at Riskalyze, he led the company to twice being named one of the world’s top 10 most innovative companies in finance by Fast Company Magazine.
Riskalyze is an Auburn-based fintech startup that provides software as a service to financial advisors in the United States. Their platform provides tools for analyzing investment risk, delivering 401(k) plans, and building and implementing investment portfolios. Riskalyze invented the Risk Number®, an alignment tool for financial advisors to quantitatively measure investor risk tolerance, risk capacity, and portfolio risk on a scale from 1 to 99.
Riskalyze has raised over $23 million in funding. Private equity firm Hg recently bought controlling interest in Riskalyze in a deal valued at over $300 million.
About Startup Happy Hour
Startup Happy Hour is a monthly informal community-building event for founders, entrepreneurs, and innovators. These events feature a short interview with a successful entrepreneur, then the remainder of the event is open to informal Q&A and discussion.