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Gravitas expands staffNew York-based hedge fund technology service provider Gravitas Technology has made several hires across its business lines.In the firm's business consulting services unit, Steven Richard has been named executive director. He will manage Gravitas' consulting efforts related to software platform integration and operational best practices. Richard has previously held positions at Harris Insight Funds and Spectrum Global Fund Administration.Also added to Gravitas' business