PASADENA, Calif. — Leading people search platform, Spokeo, announced today the appointment of finance veteran Tom Fuelling as chief financial officer.
Fuelling brings more than 20 years of experience in operational finance to the Spokeo leadership team. He will oversee Spokeo’s accounting and finance teams and will be responsible for developing short and long-term financial plans and generating actionable insights through recurring and ad hoc financial analyses.
“We’re thrilled to welcome Tom to the Spokeo team,” said Harrison Tang, chief executive officer, Spokeo. “Tom brings an experienced and steadfast leadership in finance and operations. The Spokeo team is excited to champion growth opportunities under his leadership.”
Fuelling joins Spokeo most recently from Laurel & Wolf, a digital platform for interior design, where he was chief financial officer, responsible for finance and accounting, as well as HR, legal, commerce operations and client support. Prior, he was chief financial officer at OpenX, a venture capital-backed advertising technology company; ARTISTdirect, a publicly-traded music internet company; SegaGameworks, a location-based entertainment company; and Village Roadshow Pictures, a leading independent film production company. Fuelling has helped scale many rapidly-growing technology organizations, most prominently at Hulu, the online video streaming service, where he was the twelfth employee and served more than six years as chief financial officer.
Fuelling has his CPA and obtained his BS degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting from the University of Southern California, and his Masters of Management degree from the J.L. Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
“I’ve long admired Spokeo’s fast-growing consumer technology platform and business model,” said Tom Fuelling, chief financial officer, Spokeo. “I’m excited to be on board and help scale the company to its fullest potential.”
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Spokeo is a people search platform helping users know more about the people in their lives. Based in Pasadena, the search tool organizes billions of records, from thousands of sources, into comprehensive profiles that can be used to make informed decisions or connect with others. Spokeo provides access to social profiles, court records, criminal records, names, addresses, phones and emails, or personal details, marital status, and more. For more information about Spokeo, visit https://www.spokeo.com or follow @spokeo on Twitter.
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