Crown Agents Bank Hires Lilleby

Crown Agents Bank has appointed Ian Lilleby as executive vice president, group CTO and chief information security officer. “Sitting on the Crown Agents Bank executive committee, Ian will play a crucial role in overseeing technology and cybersecurity with the organisation as the digital payment bank continues to advance its wholesale FX and cross-border payments services […]
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Jury Handed New Role at JP Morgan

Profit & Loss understands that Claudia Jury has taken on the role of global head of platform sales at JP Morgan. Her new sales position will run across the securities services, prime finance and clearing and investor client management business segments. Jury will continue to be based in New York. This is a shift from […]
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MUFG Hires de Sibert

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) has appointed Chris de Sibert as director, EMEA head of FX institutional sales. De Silbert joins MUFG after working one year at NatWest Markets in a similar role. Before he joined NatWest, de Silbert had a brief stint as the global head of business development for R5FX. Prior to that, […]
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MUFG Appoints Fennessy Head of Sales

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) has appointed Matt Fennessy as head of sales for Asia, based in Singapore. Fennessy joins MUFG after working at RBC Capital markets in a number of senior positions over three years, most recently as APAC head of FX sales. In these roles he was based in London and, more recently, […]
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FlexTrade Expands Focus in France

FlexTrade has expanded staff levels at its Paris office. FlexTrade has appointed Rushani Caiola as fixed income account manager and three new technical analysts within the company’s implementation and client services support teams for fixed income and FX. The company attributes its new hires to an increased demand in sales and service for its growing […]
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Crown Agents Bank Hires Tsiaprazis

Crown Agents Bank today has appointed Mel Tsiaprazis as executive vice president and group COO. Tsiaprazis will also sit on the executive committee of the digital payment bank, which moves money to, from and across developing, emerging and frontier markets. In a press release today, Crown Agents Bank cites her previous experience working in senior […]
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Robertson Joins New Change FX

Marek Robertson has joined New Change FX as head of benchmark products. Based in London, Robertson joins having spent the past three years in a variety of fintech-focused consultancy roles. Prior to that, he was the head of European e-FICC sales and global e-FX sales at Barclays, which he joined in 2002. Robertson also spent […]
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Leung Set to Leave Cumberland

Jason Leung is set to leave his role as global head of Cumberland, the cryptocurrency trading firm. Cumberland was founded in 2014 as a spin-off from DRW, a Chicago-based principal trading firm where Leung had been global head of FX options since 2013. He subsequently moved over to join the Cumberland team in 2017. Profit […]
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Spotex Hires Gillespie for Eurozone FX Sales

Spotex, a developer of FX technology systems and ECN, has hired Kevin Gillespie as director of institutional sales. In his new role, Gillespie, who is based in London, is set to cover institutional and broker clients as well as banks, primarily in Europe. Reporting to John Miesner, executive managing director and global head of sales […]
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Mosaic Appoints Oxford Professor as Scientific Advisor

Mosaic Smart Data, a capital markets-focused data analytics company, has appointed Oxford University professor of mathematical finance, Rama Cont, as scientific advisor. In this role Cont will work directly with Mosaic’s data science team to make the latest in data science technology available to Mosaic’s customers, as well as guiding the firm’s R&D activities. Cont […]
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