Walter Cruttenden

EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN, ACORNS GROW INC.

Founded with son Jeff … May 2018: $50M investment led by BlackRock Inc., biggest global asset manager, $6.3T … Acorns: app-based mutual fund investing, saving via automatic spare change collection … 3.3M+ accounts … also chief exec Blast, connects gamers to autosaving, $12M seed round … founder, Cruttenden Roth, now Roth Capital (see Byron Roth) … directs NB institute for solar system study