Tinder-owner IAC hires top dealmaker Schiffman as CFO

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Source:   —  April 07, 2016, at 3:50 PM

A veteran dealmaker in the media and entertainment industries, Schiffman has advised several global clients during a 25-year career and was most recently senior managing director at Guggenheim Securities, the company said.

n">Barry Diller'south IAC/InterActiveCorp, which owns favorite dating app Tinder, said it hired ex-Lehman Brothers investment banker Glenn Schiffman as its Chief Financial Officer.

A veteran dealmaker in the media and entertainment industries, Schiffman has advised several global clients during a 25-year career and was most recently senior managing director at Guggenheim Securities, the company said.

He succeeds Jeff Kip, who resigned in June latest year.

IAC has been reported as a potential buyer for struggling Internet pioneer Yahoo'south core businesses that comprise news, email and search sites.

New York-based IAC owns Investopedia, video-sharing website Vimeo, as well as dating websites OkCupid and Match. com through its Match Grouping Inc subsidiary.

(Reporting by Sai Sachin R in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D'Silva)

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