Fenics Market Data, which is owned by brokerage firm BGC, has added two new members to its Americas team, both based in New York.
Damien Fitzpatrick joins BGC as head of sales, Fenics Market Data, for the Americas, reporting to Elliott Hann, Fenics Market Data’s director of sales.
Fitzpatrick joins from Icap, a subsidiary of TP Icap, where he was most recently head of sales and business development for Asia Pacific. Prior to that, he worked at Thomson Reuters in various commercial roles in New York, London and Singapore.
Joel Machado also joins as head of business development for Latin America, reporting to Fitzpatrick. He brings over 10 years of experience in business development and financial solutions sales for Latin America. Most recently, he led Latin America sales teams at Integral and EBS Brokertec.
Commenting on the hires, Hann says: “We are excited to welcome Damien and Joel to Fenics Market Data’s growing New York- based team. With their extensive global data sales experience, Damien and Joel will enable our business to expand the breadth and depth of the capabilities we can offer clients in the Americas and specifically in Latin America, where we expect to see significant growth.”