Predata Appoints Hazem Dawani as CEO

Predata, a predictive analytics platform that anticipates the risk of future events, today announced the appointment of Hazem Dawani as Chief Executive Officer. Predata also named Joel T. Meyer as Vice President of Government and Corporate Markets.

Jim Shinn, co-founder and CEO for the past three years, was elected Chairman of the Board and will continue to be fully engaged with the company. “We’re really fortunate to have Hazem join Predata as our CEO. He’s an accomplished entrepreneur, a talented software engineer and has a sophisticated mastery of finance,” said Shinn. “Hazem co-founded and led a successful financial technology company and Joel built the government business of a data company. With Hazem’s risk management and trading expertise and Joel’s experience in the public sector, Predata now has the talent and leadership to succeed in our next stage of growth.”