Nirav Seth has joined Commerzbank in New York as director, FX and interest rates trading.
Seth joins the bank after spending the past few years as a portfolio manager at Samarpan Holdings, where he traded a personal portfolio.
Prior to that, he worked for Citi between 2010 and 2016 as a director, FX and interest rates trading, and for BNP Paribas between 2005 and 2010 in the same role but as a vice president. Both of these roles were also based in New York.
Seth actually began his career outside the financial services sector, spending over six years as a civil engineer at the Delaware Department of Transportation.