Richard Brownstein, CFP®

Richard Brownstein, CEO of AuraBlocks, is a trusted and creative force in the explosive financial technology industry. Brownstein’s successful entrepreneurial experience, knowledge and active participation in the New York City Fintech community, led him to co-found AuraBlocks, LLC.

Brownstein, a financial professional and analytical thought-leader in the financial world, identified significant gaps when scaling businesses to an Enterprise level utilizing blockchain.  AuraBlocks has created speed-to-market programs to facilitate enterprise launch through customized roadmaps and consulting services.   AuraBlocks is the essential bridge between an innovator’s business and a global enterprise solution.


Kiran Murty

Kiran Murty is the co-founder of AuraBlocks. He is an experienced hands-on technology and strategy consultant with competencies in Data, Databases, Enterprise Infrastructure, Analytics, Big Data, AI/ML and Blockchain technologies. He has had successfully architected, lead teams, developed and implemented technology programs for global financial services and healthcare companies. His competency is around delivering technology programs that address business challenges. He has worked for clients around the world in India, London, Belgium and the United States in roles ranging from an Analyst to a CTO. He possesses excellent capacity and capability to engage CXO’s, technology, business, partner and vendor teams with appropriate speak to deliver results.

Kiran has led several operations and engineering teams on wall street working for asset management and hedge fund companies. Kiran has a bachelors degree in Computer Science and graduated from Columbia University with an executive masters degree in Technology & Management. He is the founder of Columbia Blockchain Alliance, a university focused global alliance for Blockchain. columbiablockchainalliance.com. His LinkedIn profile is https://www.linkedin.com/in/ykiranmurty/