Ethic Adds Former CFTC Chair Timothy Massad as Strategic Advisor

Published May 04 2021 at 1:30 PM GMT
  • NEW YORK, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --?Ethic Inc.
  • ("Ethic"), the tech-driven asset management platform that powers personalization for advisors, today announced the addition of former Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Chair Timothy Massad as a strategic advisor.
  • Massad will draw from his deep understanding of financial markets and the regulatory landscape'including the rapidly evolving role of environmental, social and governance (ESG) disclosures, and the accelerating pace of innovation in financial services'to offer strategic guidance that supports Ethic's rapid growth trajectory.
  • Massad led the CFTC, the independent government agency tasked with regulatory oversight of the derivatives markets, from 2014 to 2017.
  • In that capacity, he played an instrumental role in implementing vital swaps market regulation required by the Dodd-Frank Act, promoting clearinghouse resilience and recovery, expanding consumer protection provisions, and modernizing regulatory frameworks to reflect the growing role of technology in financial markets.



  • Published May 4, 2021 1:30 PM GMT