360T has appointed Randy Rupan as head of spot for the Americas, Robin Nicholas as swap product manager and Paul Lonsdale as liquidity manager for the Americas.
Rupan’s primary responsibility at 360T will be for driving the regional spot and analytics business, with focus on the company’s professional anonymous and bilateral spot trading venues. Based in New York, he joins the firm from FastMatch, where he worked for six years as head of institutional liquidity management. Before that, Rupan held senior roles at FXCM, primarily in the firm’s institutional business.
Based in London, Nicholas will be tasked with leading 360T’s product and business development efforts in FX swaps and forwards products. Prior to joining 360T, he worked at Droit, a financial technology company that provides enterprise infrastructure to major global financial institutions, a position Nicholas had held since January 2017.
Nicholas previously worked at Bear Stearns where he was the COO for the prime brokerage operations business, moving over to JPMorgan in 2008. As the COO of EMEA FX and head of middle office FX operations, Robin was part of the Bear Stearns FX transition team before becoming the EMEA head of derivative clearing operations.
Lonsdale arrives at 360T from Lucid Markets, where he was a partner and head of liquidity distribution and new business. In his role as liquidity sales manager, Americas, at 360T, Lonsdale will be responsible for driving growth and the adoption of 360T products and liquidity by global institutional clients.
Matt O’Hara, CEO Americas, says: “We are very pleased to welcome Robin, Randy and Paul who are high caliber experts and professionals with many years of experience, particularly in the professional institutional and interbank client segments that are a key focus areas for 360T. With their wealth of experience in the global FX markets, we are strengthening our expertise, knowledge and relationship base with top tier market participants.”