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Dynasty Financial Partners Welcomes Paul Metzger as Chief Technology Officer

Companies mentioned in this article: Dynasty Financial Partners

NEW YORK -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Dynasty Financial Partners today welcomes Paul Metzger as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) reporting to Dynasty Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer Ed Swenson.

Based in New York, Mr. Metzger's responsibilities will include expanding and enhancing the Dynasty technology offering that will provide Dynasty and its network of advisors with further integrated, efficient, and effective technology.

Mr. Metzger has over 25 years of experience working in technology space related to financial services. Most recently he worked at Neuberger Berman from 2008 – 2013 in various senior technology roles. He has been a consultant to the financial services industry since May 2013.

Dynasty Desktop

Mr. Metzger will lead the initiative to launch Dynasty Desktop: an innovative technology offering for independent RIAs that will provide functionality and integration across the full spectrum of RIA practice areas including client and relationship management, planning, workflow, reporting, portfolio management, business analytics, research, and practice management. The cloud-based interface will allow RIAs to manage their clients and business anywhere, anytime, on any device.

"I am delighted to welcome Paul to Dynasty Financial Partners," said Ed Swenson, COO of Dynasty Financial Partners. “With his depth and relevant experience in financial services, he will lead the initiative to significantly enhance Dynasty’s technology offerings to independent RIAs.”

Mr. Metzger said, "I am thrilled to be joining the Dynasty team. They have consistently proven that they provide the industry-leading integrated platform for advisors seeking independence or to RIAs looking for a growth partner. I look forward to working with Dynasty and its advisor network and to continue to build on an already powerful offering by using innovative and best of breed technology.”

Dynasty CEO Shirl Penney added, “Dynasty continues to be laser focused on enhancing our platform of services to our RIA business owner clients. The evolution of our technology platform and the investment we are making to bring Paul onboard will lead to development of more tools to empower advisor partners to be more efficient, make better business decisions, and ultimately provide better service to their end clients.”

Paul Metzger Bio

Mr. Metzger has a 25 year career in financial services. He worked in senior technology positions at Neuberger Berman from 2008 to 2013 including in the role of Chief Administrative Officer of Global Technology and Operations from 2011 - 2013. From 2003-2008, he worked as Chief Operating Officer of Investment Management and Investment Banking Technology at Lehman Brothers. From 1990 – 1999, he worked at Neuberger Berman in increasingly senior positions, most recently as Chief Administrative Officer of the IT Department.

About Dynasty Financial Partners

Dynasty Financial Partners develops, sources and integrates the finest wealth management capabilities for the industry's leading independent investment advisor teams. Dynasty’s integrated platform services delivery offers a customized open-architecture platform of wealth management solutions and technology to help independent advisors protect and grow their clients' wealth. Dynasty's core principle is "objectivity without compromise," and the firm is committed to crafting solutions that allow investment advisors to act as true fiduciaries to their clients. For more information, please visit www.dynastyfinancialpartners.com and follow Dynasty on LinkedIn and on Twitter @DynastyFP.

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