Aaron Klein

Aaron’s career has largely been at the intersection of finance and technology. As co-founder and CEO at Riskalyze, he led the company to twice being named one of the world’s top 10 most innovative companies in finance by Fast Company Magazine. Aaron has served as a Sierra College Trustee, and in his spare time, he co-founded a school project for orphans and vulnerable kids in Ethiopia. Investment News has honored him as one of the industry’s top 40 Under 40 executives.

Favorite Riskalyze Value

Open and Direct Communication. We have empowered our team to solve problems quickly by making it okay to talk about the elephants in the room, and making it wrong to sweep issues under the rug. I believe that’s a big part of why we have consistently delivered for our enterprise partners.

Most People Don’t Know

My wife and I have adopted three times, and we like to say we’re just your “typical, average Korean-Ethiopian-American family.”