Nathan Richardson is a well-known financial technology & digital entrepreneur.
Currently, he is building TradeIt ,Inc., a set of patent pending technologies that enable retail investing. He co-founded #waywire with Senator Cory Booker. He built, launched and served as the President of Gilt City, a subsidiary of Gilt Groupe, Inc. Nathan also led the launch of GiltMAN. He was the C.E.O. of
ContentNext Media, where he led the sale to Guardian Media/UK. Nathan served as the Head of Dow Jones Online, where he oversaw Marketwatch, WSJ.com, Barrons.com and several other vertical sites.
Nathan is best known for building, growing and leading Yahoo! Finance into the number-one online finance and business destination, he was named most influential by Institutional Investor. Nathan was part of the original team at DotBank prior to its sale to Yahoo; was as an Emerging Markets Associate with Citibank in Warsaw, Johannesburg and Jeddah; and served as the Country Director for the International Rescue Committee in Liberia. Earlier in his career he served a Peace Corps volunteer in Senegal.
Nathan serves as a board member for privately held Caribe Media Inc., and on the advisory board for The Brookings Institution’s Center for Universal Education. He has invested in and serves as an advisor to several Fin-Tech companies.