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Jacques Perold Named Executive Advisor to DriveWealth's Board of Directors


(Chatham, NJ September 10, 2015) - DriveWealth Holdings, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Jacques Perold, former president of Fidelity Management & Research Company, as Executive Advisor to the Board of Directors.

Mr. Perold has an extensive background as an executive in the financial services industry. In addition to serving as president of Fidelity Management & Research Company from 2009 to 2014, he also held the position of Chief Operating Officer for Fidelity Asset Management.

From 2001 to 2009, Mr. Perold was a founder, president, and Chief Investment Officer of Geode Capital Management, LLC, a subadvisor to Fidelity, as well as other financial institutions, with over $180 billion in assets under management. Mr. Perold started his career at Fidelity in 1986.

"DriveWealth is changing the way that people around the world plan for the future by making the US Stock Market accessible to global retail investors. With DriveWealth, investors everywhere can access a market that is well regulated and highly liquid to help them attain the future they want," said Jacques Perold.

Jacques will utilize his broad and diverse knowledge of investing, asset management, and technology to guide DriveWealth as it strives to promote its intuitive, educational investing apps and secure strategic partnerships to further its efforts in making affordable investing available worldwide.

"We're very happy to announce that Jacques Perold will be the Executive Advisor to our Board of Directors Board of Directors," said Robert Cortright, Founder and CEO of DriveWealth, Holdings Inc. "We believe his financial and technical expertise will help us to execute on our strategy to give individuals around the world a viable and efficient means to take control of their finances."

About DriveWealth, Holdings, Inc.

DriveWealth Holdings, Inc. is the parent company of DriveWealth, LLC, member FINRA and SIPC, and DriveWealth Technologies, LLC. Through its mobile app designed by DriveWealth Technologies, LLC, DriveWealth, LLC, a global broker-dealer, makes investing in the US stock market available to everyone worldwide. For more information, visit

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