FactSet Appoints Head of Corporate Development from Search by Hanold Associates


FactSet, a global provider of financial data and software solutions for investment professionals, has appointed Yet He as Head of Corporate Development. Hanold Associates‘ Partners Sandra Pena and Keri Gavin led the search for this New York-based role.

FactSet provides financial information, analytical applications and services for investment and corporate clients. The company’s flexible, open data and software solutions allow investors to be more agile and accurate when making critical decisions. Founded on Wall Street more than 40 years ago, the company is now headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut, with more than 10,000 employees globally across six continents. Publicly traded on the NYSE as FDS, FactSet grew its revenues to $1.49 billion in 2020, marking its 40th consecutive year of growth.

Prior to joining FactSet, Yet progressed through multiple finance leadership roles throughout his 16 year career. Most recently, Yet spent several years with Visa before joining Aptiv as Executive Director, Corporate Development, for their high-growth, technology segment. In his new role at FactSet, Yet will report to the FactSet CFO and lead Corporate Development for the company’s portfolio.