Wingrove Joins Westpac

Bethany Wingrove has joined Westpac in London in a newly-created e-specialist role. Wingrove joins from Deutsche Bank where she worked in FX institutional sales and was more recently in e-FX sales for Europe providing specialist electronic FX coverage advice to a diverse range of Institutional clients. She will report to Ian O’Flaherty, head of digital […]
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Cloud9 Appoints COO

Cloud9 Technologies has appointed Jim Miller as chief operating officer (COO). In this role, he will guide product realisation and rollout, as well as assist in defining business and market strategies across the organisation, including the company’s efforts to facilitate the integration of voice data and activity into the trader workflow. Miller joined the firm […]
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Global Reach Expands Team

Global Reach Group, a provider of corporate and personal foreign exchange, has further bolstered its senior management team with its latest hire, Tim Rudman. Rudman joins as chief operating officer, supporting the strategy of product, payment, and technology innovation across Europe, after spending almost 12 years at WorldFirst (part of Ant Financial), in roles such as the head of operations […]
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Tourmaline Adds in Sydney

Outsourced trading solution provider Tourmaline Partners, has announced the hire of Joe Hodgkins as a senior trader. He will be based at the firm’s Asia-Pacific office in Sydney. Tourmaline opened its Sydney office in January 2018, since when it says it has seen growing interest from APAC-based institutional investors that are finding value and opportunity in partnering […]
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Hedge Fund Association Adds Two

The Hedge Fund Association (HFA), a not-for-profit lobbying organisation, has appointed two to its board of directors in Josh Stone, legal and compliance advisor, and Mark Shaw, UK regional co-director. US-based Stone is principal and founder of FundsLawyer in Florida, while Shaw is a partner in the investment funds practice group of Wildgen, a Luxembourg […]
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Reilly Leaves State Street

James Reilly has left State Street Global Markets (SSGM), where he was a senior managing director and global head of Currenex. Prior to joining SSGM in September 2017, Reilly was at Cantor Fitzgerald in New York, where he was senior managing director and global head of FX sales and trading. Reilly had been with Cantor […]
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TickTrade Bolsters European Sales Team

TickTrade Systems, a provider of SaaS trading, global payments and analytics solutions for financial institutions announces the appointment of James Cusack as managing director of European Sales. Cusack has over 15 years of experience in financial market sales roles. Most recently, he was global head of sales for Caplin Systems, based in London. Prior to […]
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FMSB Appoints Rich as General Counsel

The FICC Markets Standards Board (FMSB), a standard setting body for the global wholesale fixed income, currencies and commodities (FICC) markets, today announces the appointment of Chris Rich as general counsel. Rich will join FMSB on 1 April from Linklaters, where he is a managing associate in the Financial Regulation Group. He is currently on […]
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Theta Trading Technologies Hires CTO

Theta, a specialist provider of buy side trading technology as a service, appointed Peter Meddemmen as its chief technology officer (CTO). Meddemmen has more than 30 years of experience in capital markets, managing technology for multi-asset solutions across the full order execution lifecycle, including front to back workflows, risk, security, legal and regulatory framework. He […]
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Saxo Appoints New UK Chairman, Sales Head

Saxo Markets UK Ltd, the UK subsidiary of Saxo Bank A/S, had announced the appointment of Charlie White-Thomson as the new, non-executive chairman of its board of directors. White-Thomson has served as a non-executive director on the board of Saxo Markets UK since 2019 and brings more than 20 years of experience in financial services. […]
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