Dan SacharVP Enterprise Innovation at Vector Group LTD at Managing Director of New Valley Ventures LLC
Dan Sachar has spent more than 25 years in the technology and start-up world, most recently as Head of Innovation for Ladenburg Thalmann, a publicly listed financial services company whose subsidiary firms served approximately 4,500 independent financial advisors nationwide. There he launched Ladenburg’s Innovation Lab initiative, whose goal was to provide advisors with access to the newest technology and business innovations. As part of this initiative, Dan identified start-up Fintech firms for partnership and investment to ensure continued future growth for all, while helping the enterprise navigate the demographic inflection points facing the world of wealth management. After Ladenburg was acquired in February by Advisor Group, Dan launched High Pines Investments, a new venture fund focused on early-stage Fintech firms focused on the future of financial advice & wealth management.