About Us

Harnessing the power of artificial intelligence and alternative data to give investment firms an edge in a competitive, global marketplace.

Our story

Truvalue Labs’ technology-driven approach is transforming ESG investing, one of the fastest growing segments in asset management.

The explosion of alternative data is revolutionizing asset management. Firms that can quickly and efficiently synthesize, analyze and derive insights from alternative data stand to gain a significant edge in the marketplace.

Truvalue Labs™ amplifies the research capabilities of investment firms by leveraging artificial intelligence to analyze and interpret massive amounts of unstructured data at a speed and scale never before possible. Through rigorous testing and fine tuning, our solution has proven to drive market outperformance.

Our roots are in analytics for ESG investing. Now, we are also applying our technology to help firms make better informed, data-driven decisions based on many intangible factors uncovered in alternative data.

Leadership

Our team is composed of industry thought leaders, data scientists, content experts, academics, financial services experts and technology specialists committed to building innovative ESG focused products for the investment community.

Hendrik Bartel

CEO and Co-Founder

Phil Kim

CPO and Co-Founder

Faithlyn Tulloch

CTO

Susan Lundquist

Chief Marketing Officer

David Silver

Chief Revenue Officer

Mark Strehlow

VP, Design and Brand Creative

Adam Salvatori

Chief Solutions Officer

Dr. Jim Hawley

Head, Applied Research

Awards

Truvalue Labs has been recognized with some of the most highly regarded industry awards.

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We are at the convergence of three mega trends

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Partners

Truvalue Labs partners with the world’s largest financial data providers.

Investors

Careers

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Hendrik Bartel

Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder

With his entrepreneurial background and knack for turning complicated technologies into user-friendly products, Hendrik has over 15 years of experience leading global product initiatives. Hendrik has previously led product development initiatives at companies including Amazon, Autodesk, and Cisco in addition to his work at early and late-stage startups. He has an MBA from St. Mary’s College and a B.S. in Geomatics and Civil Engineering from Fachhochschule Hannover.

Phil Kim

Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder

With over 15 years of product management and engineering experience, Phil has previously led product development efforts in data analytics, enterprise software, and consumer products at companies including Intel, Cisco, Corrigo, and Oracle. He has an MBA from UC Berkeley Haas School of Business and a BS in Computer Science from MIT.

Faithlyn Tulloch

Chief Technology Officer

Faithlyn has more than 15 years of engineering experience, and was previously software lead at companies including Flip Video/Cisco, Cranite Systems & SGI. She has a Master of Science in EE/CS from Stanford University.

Susan Lundquist

Chief Marketing Officer

Susan joined TVL from Thomson Reuters where she was the Head of Product Strategy for the Asset Management business. Prior to Thomson Reuters she served as Vice President of Product Marketing and Product Management at Advent Software, General Manager at Vestek and Consulting Manager at Interactive Data. She has an MBA from UC Berkeley Haas School of Business.

David Ron

Chief Financial Officer

David has more than 25 years of experience managing early stage technology companies through rapid growth. He served as CFO of Krux Digital, Inc. before and after its acquisition by Salesforce. He also previously worked as Director of Investment Banking for Centaur Partners, and as either CFO or VP of Finance for four other companies. He holds a Series 79 FINRA and has an MBA from Suffolk University.

David Silver

Chief Revenue Officer

David has more than 25 years of experience leading corporate strategy and product innovation, helping companies to expand into new markets. At MarkMonitor, David provided leadership for the company’s business in both Asia Pacific and Latin America. Prior to MarkMonitor, David was founder and CEO of NetAcumen, Inc., which was acquired by Responsys, Inc. He has a BA in Mathematics/Computer Science and Sociology from Emory University.

Dr. Stephen Malinak

Chief Data and Analytics Officer

Dr. Malinak previously served as Global Head of Content Analytics for Thomson Reuters, where his team developed innovative predictive analytics and evaluated novel data sets. Stephen worked as Director of Quantitative Research for StarMine prior to its acquisition by Thomson Reuters. He has a Ph.D. and M.S. from Stanford in Engineering-Economic Systems and a Bachelor of Science in EE/CS from MIT.

Mark Strehlow

VP, Design and Brand Creative

A seasoned creative thinker, product leader and designer, Mark has over 20 years of experience in product innovation and strategy, UX design, branding and marketing. Mark has previously led product initiatives at Yahoo!, Cisco, Razorfish in addition to having worked with dozens of innovative start-ups as an investor, advisor, and mentor. He has a Master in Design Studies from Harvard University Graduate School of Design and a B.S in Structural Engineering with a Minor in Architecture from UC Berkeley.

Adam Salvatori

Chief Solutions Officer

Adam Salvatori is a seasoned industry veteran with over 13 years of experience building and leading cross disciplinary teams across the financial, technology and startup industries. He previously served as Global Head of Commodities Systematic Trading Strats at Goldman Sachs, and prior to that Adam was the Co-Founder of the Financial Products division at Kensho. He started his career as a mainframe cryptographic security engineer at IBM. He holds a dual B.S. degree in both Computer Science and Business Administration, with a minor in Mathematics from the University at Albany.

Dr. Thomas Kuh

Head of Index

Thomas Kuh, PhD, is Head of Index at Truvalue Labs. He was Global Head of ESG Indexes at MSCI for seven years, where he established the ESG index business and directed development of leading ESG equity and fixed income indexes. During 16 years at KLD Research & Analytics, he was an analyst, head of marketing and sales, and set up the index business unit. His professional experience also includes a year as Head of ESG Indices at RiskMetrics Group prior to its acquisition by MSCI. Thomas was a director on the boards of SIRI Company (now Morningstar Sustainalytics) and the US SIF. 

Thomas has an MA and PhD in Economics from University of Massachusetts Amherst and a BA in Political Economy from Hampshire College. He was a Teaching Fellow at Harvard University and Professor of Economics at Simmons College.

Dr. Jim Hawley

Head of Applied Research

Jim Hawley, PhD is Professor Emeritus of Management, School of Economics and Business at Saint Mary College of California. He is also Head, Applied Research at Truvalue Labs, San Francisco, California, which provides advanced analytics to create sustainability metrics using real-time ESG data. He is the author of The Rise of Fiduciary Capitalism (2001).

Jim is co-editor Corporate Governance Failures: The role of institutional investors in the global financial crisis.(2011), as well as co-editor of The Cambridge Handbook of Institutional Investment and Fiduciary Duty (2014) and The Routledge Handbook of Responsible Investment (2015).