Founded in 2008, Kwanti offers comprehensive, institutional-caliber portfolio analytics in an easy to use package designed for financial advisors and investment managers. Kwanti is used daily by hundreds of firms to build model portfolios, analyze client portfolios or generate proposals for prospects.
With Portfolio Lab, advisors can compose, test and show portfolios in seconds to their clients. The product's interactive 'what-if' analytics combined with rich data visualization significantly improves the advisor tool experience and makes Portfolio Lab a valuable complement to standard platforms.
Mr. Gauthron is the architect of Kwanti's financial analytics. He combines broad technology expertise with deep domain knowledge, converting investment research into actionable and easy to use software.
Prior to Kwanti, Mr. Gauthron worked for several successful Silicon Valley companies and startups, developing mathematical software for microelectronics. He led teams in US, Europe and India and was granted nine US patents.
He holds a M.S. in Electrical Engineering from University of Paris. He earned the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation and is a member of the CFA society of San Francisco.
Mr. Braudis was an early adopter of Kwanti and provides an advisor's perspective and input on user experience, functionality and potential enhancements.
Mr. Braudis is a Managing Member of Foss Mountain Capital, LLC, an alternative investments boutique and has worked for several investment firms (RIA and broker dealer) including U.S. Trust, Banc of America Securities and a predecessor firm now known as Morgan Stanley, as a portfolio manager, investment marketer and investment advisor. He also founded a successful technology venture and has consulted for several financial technology firms focused on investment operations.
Mr. Braudis is a graduate of the College of the Holy Cross and is a member of the Boston Security Analysts Society (BSAS).