Soren Haagensen has joined smartTrade Technologies as director of sales.
Based in New York, Haagensen joins from Integral, where he has worked as managing director, bank FX, Americas, for the past two years.
Prior to joining Integral, Haagensen spent 20 years at Societe Generale, managing its e-commerce product in the Americas from 2007 until his departure in 2015. Before that, he acted as the bank’s business manager for its New York FX business.
Haagensen began his career with Societe Generale trading EMS and DM/FRF and then, with the introduction of the euro, trading EUR/USD, where he became the first individual to execute over $1 billion in a day on Integral’s currency trading platform.