New York—GFI Capital Resources Group, a provider of diversified real estate and insurance services, announced that 15-year industry veteran Robert Ross, has joined the company as chief technology officer. In his new role, Ross will spearhead all aspects of information technology and systems infrastructure to support GFI’s significantly growing business. He will also work with the company’s management team to align technology strategies with business goals.
Prior to joining GFI, Ross served as director of information technology with Newmark Grubb Knight Frank where he was responsible for nationwide support networks, vendor relations, personnel management, and process re-engineering. He also oversaw the company’s network and infrastructure support team. During his tenure, Robert successfully reduced the company’s operational expenses by an impressive 36 percent.