Seabury Group has
announced the formation of Seabury Global Markets, which it says will “conduct
fintech product and solution sales, marketing and distribution within the
international financial markets”. The new group will be led by Rob Fleschler as
president and CEO.
Fleschler, who has
been serving as senior advisor to Seabury Asset Management, will report to
Margaret Chan, CEO, Seabury Asset Management and global head of specialists
funds and financial solutions. Prior to joining the Seabury Group, Fleschler held
sales, trading and management positions in the US and abroad, including at JP
Morgan, UBS, Lehman Brothers, and Goldman Sachs. He was also involved with
software startups, electronic brokers and execution venues, most recently he
worked at HotspotFX.
electronic trading solutions are simultaneously more specialised and more
interconnected than ever before,” says Fleschler. “Clients are seeking
solutions that are sympathetic to local customisation requirements, while
delivering the ability to seamlessly string together various ecosystems that
are not always natural partners.
“Through SGM, we will
leverage Seabury’s global network to incubate new ideas and deliver innovative
product solutions, while looking for additional opportunities in the fintech
space,” he adds.