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Chris Andraca is a Director at BaseVenture, with responsibility over Sales, Marketing and Client Services. BaseVenture is an award-winning software company that is helping the alternative investment industry simplify & modernize how private funds are managed and administered. Prior to BaseVenture, Chris established and led the Mobile Account Management team at mFoundry, which grew to become the leading technology provider in the mobile banking & payments space. Chris continued in that capacity when mFoundry was acquired by FIS in 2013.

BaseVenture is a finalist for the Benzinga Global FinTech Awards!

By | 2017-04-20T16:35:30+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Categories: Company News|

We are proud to announce that BaseVenture is a finalist for the Benzinga Global FinTech Awards for 2017!  We are nominated for the "Best Financial Advisor or Wealth Management Platform, Tool, or App" category.   Commenting on being named a finalist, John Pizzi, CEO, BaseVenture said, "The Benzinga Global FinTech Awards are one of the top FinTech awards, and [...]

Why technology-enabled Fund Administrators will become a bigger force with Family Offices

By | 2017-04-26T17:22:01+00:00 April 12th, 2017|Categories: Industry News|

The recent and unprecedented spike in the number of millionaires in the US has spurred the creation of ever-more Family Offices (FOs) as people of wealth are turning to Single Family Offices (SFOs) and Multi-Family Offices (MFOs) to help them manage their wealth.   Many of these offices offer a full suite of solutions including [...]

John Pizzi, CEO of BaseVenture, speaks at OFA Conference

By | 2017-04-04T20:48:26+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Categories: Company News|

John Pizzi, CEO of BaseVenture, was a featured panelist at the Operations for Alternatives (OFA) 2017 conference, held in Miami Beach FLA on Monday 2/28 and Tuesday 2/29.   John spoke on the "Achieving Increased Efficiency, Managing Fund Expenses, and Improving Risk Management in Middle and Back Office Operations" panel on Tuesday 2/29.  In his panel, John [...]

BaseVenture Highly Commended at HFM US Technology Awards

By | 2017-04-04T20:47:13+00:00 February 15th, 2017|Categories: Company News|

BaseVenture announced today that it earned the “Highly Commended” honor at the HFM US Technology Awards in the “Best FinTech Solution for Hedge Funds” award.  This designation was given to BaseVenture at the annual HFM US Technology Awards held in New York City on February 13, 2017.   Reflecting on the commendation, John Pizzi, CEO [...]

Fund Administration going through fundamental changes

By | 2017-03-24T17:24:39+00:00 February 9th, 2017|Categories: Industry News|

As originally published in Global Custodian  Three factors are radically changing the fund administration business: Explosive growth Change in the nature of services performed Expansion into other alternative investment types   1.Explosive growth The fund administration business has only been around in earnest since the 2008 financial crisis and the aftermath of the Bernie Madoff [...]

John Pizzi, CEO of BaseVenture, selected to the FinXTech 2017 Advisory Group

By | 2017-03-24T17:25:19+00:00 February 1st, 2017|Categories: Company News|

John Pizzi, CEO of BaseVenture, has been selected to the FinXTech 2017 Advisory Group. This Advisory Group is an invitation-only group that is comprised of a select number of technology start-up founders, established technology providers, innovation leaders in banking, investors and government and non-government policy leaders.   Advisors are charged with informing FinXTech with the [...]

BaseVenture shortlisted for two 2017 Private Asset Management Awards!

By | 2017-04-20T16:17:14+00:00 January 26th, 2017|Categories: Company News|

We are proud to announce that BaseVenture has been shortlisted for the Private Asset Management (PAM) Awards for 2017!  We are nominated for both the "Best Reporting Solution - Innovation" as well as the "Best Reporting Solution - Overall" categories.   The annual Private Asset Management (PAM) Awards – presented by Private Asset Management Magazine – [...]

BaseVenture shortlisted for three 2017 HFM US Hedge Fund Technology Awards!

By | 2017-03-24T18:04:11+00:00 January 19th, 2017|Categories: Company News|

We are proud to announce that BaseVenture has been shortlisted for the HFM US Hedge Fund Technology Awards for 2017!  We are nominated in three separate categories, including for the "Best Cloud Application", "Best FinTech Solution for Hedge Funds", and the "Most Innovative Technology Firm."   The HFM Technology Awards recognize and reward hedge fund technology providers as [...]

BaseVenture shortlisted for the Family Wealth Report Awards 2017!

By | 2017-03-24T18:05:18+00:00 January 11th, 2017|Categories: Company News|

We are proud to announce that BaseVenture has been shortlisted for the Family Wealth Report Awards for 2017!  We are up for the "Innovative Client Solution" category.   Showcasing "best of breed" providers in the global private banking, wealth management and trusted advisor communities, the awards were designed to recognize companies, teams and individuals which the [...]

5 Predictions for the Alternative Investment Industry for 2017

By | 2017-04-10T18:03:12+00:00 January 3rd, 2017|Categories: Industry News|

Last year was an exciting one in the Alternative Investment industry, and all indications point to another great year in 2017. Here are 5 predictions that will shape the industry in 2017: Capital invested in Private Equity funds will continue to increase amidst a further decline in Hedge funds Regulatory & compliance pressures will continue to increase [...]