Jump Liquidity, the new direct trading focused brand of Jump Trading launched at Profit & Loss Forex Network Chicago last week, announces three hires for its sales team.
Harry Kent joins the European sales team from Barclays Capital, where he was most recently working in e-FX sales in London. He joined Barclays in mid-2010 and has worked across the firm’s eFX hedge fund sales desk, execution services and bank sales for the EMEA region. Prior to Barclays, he spent nearly four years with Bloomberg in EMEA FX sales.
Danny Sheen joins the sales team in Asia, based in Hong Kong. He was most recently regional liquidity manager for NEX Group’s EBS Direct. He joined EBS in mid-2010, first in London.
Tak Fujishima joins the firm from Citi, where spend the past 11 years, most recently on the FX and e-commerce sales team within FX prime sales for APAC, based in Tokyo.
“Harry, Danny and Tak will help Jump Liquidity provide optimal global coverage, focus on expansion and maintain a strong relationship management element with existing counterparties,” says Mark Bruce, Head of FICC at Jump. “Although all three hires come from an FX background, they will be focussed on multi-asset class sales across UST, Commodities, Digital Assets and European Equities as we continue our growth in relationship-based trading. We will be adding additional domain expertise to the sales team over the coming weeks and months.”
All three hires report to Bruce.